Tuesday, December 31, 2013

China: Police Kill Eight Terrorists in Xinjiang Region

We've got jihad in China, jihad in Russia, jihad in the UK, jihad in Iraq, jihad in the US, jihad in Egypt, jihad in Afghanistan, jihad in Kenya, jihad in Pakistan, jihad in France, jihad in India, jihad in Syria, jihad in Spain, jihad in Somalia, jihad in Israel, and so on. If you're starting to think that there's a connection, watch this video.

Associated Press—Authorities in western China said Monday that police fatally shot eight "terrorists" who had attacked them using knives and explosives in the latest in a string of violent incidents in the ethnically tense region.

The Xinjiang government news portal Tianshan Net said that the group of nine attacked officers and burned police cars in Shache county, which is overseen by the famed Silk Road city of Kashgar.

It was the latest in a series of attacks pointing to growing unrest in the large sprawling region of Xinjiang, home to a simmering rebellion against Chinese rule among parts of the native Muslim Uighur population who want more autonomy from Beijing. Recent clashes, including an attack on a police station last month, have left dozens of people dead. (Continue Reading.)

2 comments:

Christian A. said...

Hi Dave, have you joined facebook? I'v seen account in your name. Please let me know

David Wood said...

Yep.