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Mar 1, 2014 12:22 PM by Associated Press

China's official Xinhua news agency says 27 killed, 109 injured in train station knife attack

UPDATE: China's official Xinhua news agency says 27 killed, 109 injured in train station knife attack.

BEIJING (AP) - China's official Xinhua News Agency says a group of knife-wielding men have attacked a train station in the southwestern province of Yunnan and caused injuries.


Xinhua did not provide more details about Saturday night's attack, but local media - citing eyewitnesses - have reported that there were deaths and injuries in the attack at the Kunming Railway Station.

Kunming city police said they did not have immediate information to release.

The state-run Yunnan News said the men were wearing uniforms when they stormed the railway station, and that gunshots were heard after police arrived.

A local television station said that several of the attackers were shot by police and that victims were being transported to local hospitals.

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