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Knife-wielding man kills two primary schoolchildren in Shanghai

Knife-wielding man kills two primary schoolchildren in Shanghai

A man armed with a knife attacked students at the entrance to a primary school in Shanghai’s central Xuhui district on Thursday, killing two of the children, police said. The 29-year-old man attacked three male students and one female parent with a vegetable knife around 11:30 a.m. (0330 GMT), the Xuhui branch of the Shanghai […]

June 28, 2018 | By | Reply More
Israeli guards shoot knife-wielding Palestinian woman

Israeli guards shoot knife-wielding Palestinian woman

A Palestinian woman was shot and wounded Friday after approaching an Israeli security checkpoint near Jerusalem with a knife, Israeli police said. The woman approached the crossing point in Qalandia, between Jerusalem and the occupied West Bank, in a lane designated for vehicles despite repeated calls from guards to stop, a statement said. She was […]

December 30, 2016 | By | Reply More
Palestinian shot dead trying to stab Israeli soldier- army

Palestinian shot dead trying to stab Israeli soldier- army

Feb 13, – “An assailant drew a knife and attempted to stab a soldier,” an Israeli army statement said. “Responding to the attack, forces fired at the perpetrator, resulting in her death.” Israeli forces shot dead a Palestinian teenager as she tried to stab a soldier in the flashpoint West Bank city of Hebron on […]

February 13, 2016 | By | Reply More
Pakistan imposes curfew in city after clashes

Pakistan imposes curfew in city after clashes

Nov 16, – The Pakistani government imposed a rare curfew on Saturday in a northern city where sectarian clashes during a Shiite religious commemoration broke out the day before, while Taliban insurgents threatened to avenge the eight Sunni Muslims who authorities say were killed. Outbursts of sectarian violence occur regularly in Pakistan. Hard-liners from the […]

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