Updated: 03/02/2014 08:21 | By Agence France-Presse

Xinjiang separatists behind deadly China rail attack: Xinhua

Separatists from China's northwest region of Xinjiang orchestrated the attack on a train station which left 29 dead, the Xinhua news agency reported Sunday, quoting the city government.


Xinjiang separatists behind deadly China rail attack: Xinhua

A Chinese police investigator inspects the scene of an attack at the railway station in Kunming, southwest China's Yunnan province, on March 2, 2014

It said evidence from the scene of the attack in Kunming by a group of knife-wielding people pointed to separatists from Xinjiang, a vast region home to the mostly-Muslim Uighur minority.

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