16 policemen killed in China’’s Xinjiang provinceAugust 4th, 2008 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug. 4 (ANI): At least sixteen policemen were killed and 16 others were injured after a border patrol armed police division in northwest China’’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region was raided Monday morning.
Two attackers, who drove a tip lorry to break into the police station in Kashi at about 8 a.m. were arrested, Xinhua quoted a police source, as saying.
They threw two grenades, which caused the explosion. (ANI)
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