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China: 5 Arrested for Tiananmen Square 'Terror Attack'

China has long accused Uighur separatists and Islamic militants of carrying out a series of attacks in Xinjiang, in an effort to establish an independent state called East Turkestan.

China denies mistreating any of its minority groups, saying they are guaranteed wide-ranging religious and cultural freedoms.

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Civilian peacekeepers join hands to separate demonstrators protesting against the shooting of Michael Brown away from the police in Ferguson, Missouri, Aug. 19, 2014.

Photogallery On the Scene: In Missouri, Ferguson Community Leaders Calm Tensions

Tension between protesters and Missouri law enforcement had been palpable, until religious and community leaders stepped forward late Tuesday More