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Xinjiang Violence Timeline


The following is a timeline of recent violence blamed by Beijing on Xinjiang separatists or foreign-backed militants:

- October 28: Three attackers ram a car into a group of people in Tiananmen Square; two tourists killed, 38 injured

- March 1: Passengers at a train station in Yunnan province attacked by eight knife-wielding men; 29 killed, over 140 injured.

- April 30: Two attackers set off explosives, slash passengers at Urumqi train station; one killed, 79 injured.

- May 22: Two cars plow through busy market in Urumqi, set off explosives; 31 dead, over 90 injured.
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