China / Kunming attack

Attack prompts strengthened anti-terrorism legislation

Legislators and political advisors have proposed improving law to curb terrorism following a terrorist attack that killed 29 and injured 143.

Manhunt after terror attack

[2014-03-03 08:56]

As the death toll from Saturday's terrorist attack at Kunming Railway Station in Yunnan province rose to 29 and the number of injured topped 130, the search for the perpetrators continued.

Citizens mourn victims of Kunming terror attack

[2014-03-02 22:45]

A memorial service for victims of Saturday's massacre is held in the south square of the railway station in Kunming on March 2, 2014.

China to severely punish terrorist attackers: spokesman

[2014-03-02 16:44]

Authorities are vowing stiff punishment for the terrorists who killed at least 29 people in brazen knife attack at crowded train station.

Steps to follow when encountering a terrorist attack

[2014-03-02 16:36]

The terrorist attack in Kunming on Saturday was carried out with knives and machete-like blades, some reaching 60cm in length. Yet terrorist attacks can be carried out in many other ways, such as using bombs or firearms.

Foreigners cautious in Kunming

[2014-03-02 16:06]

Expats, students and tourists were shocked by the ferocious knife attacks on Saturday in Kunming, but none said it would force them to leave the City of Spring.

Witnesses describe grisly attack

[2014-03-02 15:19]

First-hand accounts of the deadly carnage in the train station unleashed by group of at least 10 terrorists wielding knives and machete-like blades.

Social media users condemn attacks, pray for the dead

[2014-03-02 15:06]

On Sina Weibo, netizens are spreading the word of stopping the circulation of bloody photos on the Internet.

Order at Kunming station restored to normal after attack

[2014-03-02 14:32]

Order has been restored at Kunming train station in Southwest China's Yunnan province where a deadly terrorist attack on Saturday night left 29 civilians dead and more than 130 injured.

Deadly terror attacks 2011-2013

[2014-03-02 14:31]

There have been a series of deadly terrorist attacks in China over the past three years, most occurring in Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region.

Migrants use hookahs to fight terrorists

[2014-03-02 12:38]

Many of the more than 130 people injured in the attack on Saturday were sent to seven hospitals in Kunming, capital of Yunnan province.

Front pages

[2014-03-02 10:02]

Most Chinese newspaper frontpages on Sunday highlight the terrorists' attack at Kunming Railway Station in the capital of southwest China's Yunnan province on March 1, 2014.