|Urumqi syringe attacks raise security concern
China Daily Thu, 03 Sep 2009 04:42 AM PDT
URUMQI: People gathered at a number of sites in Urumqi Thursday morning, demanding security guarantee from authorities after syringe attacks were reported in the capital city of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
|Fifteen people seized in Xinjiang syringe attacks
Shanghaiist Thu, 03 Sep 2009 04:40 AM PDT
It amazes us that China can somehow manage to realize our worst fears, even the most illogical ones. Needless to say, we cringed for about five minutes after reading a report from China Daily stating that fifteen people in Xinjiang were seized after attacking people with syringes . AAH! Members of nine different ethnic groups reported stabbing incidents to the police, which is a good sign, as it …
|Angry demonstrations in Chinese city after syringe attacks
New Kerala Thu, 03 Sep 2009 04:37 AM PDT
Urumqi, Sep 3 : Crowds demanding security guarantees gathered at a number of places in Urumqi, the capital of Xinjiang region in China, Thursday morning following hypodermic syringe attacks in the city.
|‘Fresh protests’ in restive Xinjiang capital
AFP via Yahoo! UK & Ireland News Thu, 03 Sep 2009 04:34 AM PDT
Crowds of angry Han Chinese protesters took to the streets of the city of Urumqi Thursday to demand better security, less than two months after deadly unrest rocked the capital of mainly Muslim Xinjiang.
|Protesters demand Xinjiang leader step down
The Star Thu, 03 Sep 2009 04:10 AM PDT
BEIJING (Reuters) – Protesters massed in the capital of China’s far western region of Xinjiang on Thursday demanding the resignation of its top official, who faced the crowd amid a scare over syringe stabbings that has reignited ethnic tensions.
|China confirms “syringe” protest in Xinjiang: Xinhua
Reuters via Yahoo!Xtra News Thu, 03 Sep 2009 03:20 AM PDT
BEIJING (Reuters) – More than 1,000 people protested in the capital of China’s far-west Xinjiang region on Thursday, the official Xinhua news agency reported, confirming earlier claims of unrest.
|New unrest in Xinjiang China after syringe attacks
Vietnews Online Thu, 03 Sep 2009 02:49 AM PDT
A new round of unrest broke out in China’s restive far western region of Xinjiang on Thursday, as protesters took to the streets to demonstrate against a series of reported syringe attacks in the regional capital
|New unrest in Xinjiang after syringe attacks
Financial Times Thu, 03 Sep 2009 02:45 AM PDT
BEIJING, Sept 3 – A new round of unrest broke out in Chinaâs far western region of Xinjiang on Thursday, as protesters took to the streets to demonstrate against a series of reported syringe attacks in the regional capital, witnesses said.