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Mass Murder by Knife: At Least 27 Dead After Violent Mobs Attack Police, Others in West China

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...one of the bloodiest incidents since unrest in the regional capital killed nearly 200 in 2009.

BEIJING (AP) -- Assailants attacked police and other people with knives and set fire to police cars in China's restive far-western region on Wednesday in violence that killed 27 people, one of the bloodiest incidents since unrest in the regional capital killed nearly 200 in 2009.

The early-morning violence - described by state media as riots - also left at least three people injured in a remote area of the Turkic-speaking Xinjiang region, the official Xinhua News Agency said. Police stations, a government building and a construction site were targeted in the attacks, it said.

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