Seven killed in a knife attack in northeastern China



At least seven people were killed and another seven injured in a knife attack in northeastern China, state media reported on Sunday.

The suspect, identified by the media by his surname Yang, was arrested while the motive for the attack remains unknown.

Chinese law restricts the sale and possession of firearms, and mass attacks are generally carried out with knives or homemade explosives.

Perpetrators of similar attacks in the past have been described as mentally ill or bearing grudges against society. (PTI)


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