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posted by CharlesB in In The News

Knife attack at school! 22 children injured!

December 19, 2012

What about the attack at the elementary school?

Knife attack in China school caught on tape
http://www.timesofmalta.com/articles/view/20121218/odd-news/knife-attack...

22 Kids Slashed in China Elementary School Knife Attack
http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/headlines/2012/12/22-kids-slashed-in-china-e...

School attacks in China
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/School_attacks_in_China_(2010%E2%80%932011)

"Private ownership of firearms is banned in China, making gun crimes rare in the country, according to the Chinese government’s official English language website. Pistols and revolvers are permitted for hunting, and only with permission."

"Instead, knives have become the weapon of choice in China. While the United States combats gun violence, China has dealt with a spate of knife attacks."--
By Alyssa Newcomb, ABC News

China School Knife Attack, Portland Mall Attack Receive Little Coverage
http://www.thenewamerican.com/usnews/crime/item/13946-china-school-knife...

"The same day as the tragic Newtown, Connecticut, school shooting, a Chinese man stabbed 22 children in China's central province of Henan. The attack yielded almost no news coverage in the United States."

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