…Nor are these events prevented by even the world’s most totalitarian states and their respective societal gun control restrictions. As reported yesterday, an apparent group of terrorists wielding knives killed at least 29 people and injured another 143 in China’s Kunming Railway Station, located in the country’s south-central Yunnan Province. 100 more words
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” China’s official Xinhua News Agency says authorities consider the attack by a group of knife-wielding assailants at a train station in southwestern China in which at least 27 people died to be an act of terrorism.
BEIJING (AP) — A group of knife-wielding men attacked a train station in southwestern China on Saturday, leaving at least 27 people dead and another 109 injured, the official Xinhua News Agency said, making it one of the deadliest attacks in China in recent years. 147 more words
The hotel I stayed at in Dukezong survived Saturday’s fire, which destroyed most of the ancient town.
“We were very lucky, our hotel suffered little damage,” said Matthieu Lelievre, who owns Kersang’s Relay Station hotel with his wife and her family. 170 more words