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Three Chinese killed in NW Pakistan
2007/07/09

    ISLAMABAD, July 8 (Xinhua) -- Three Chinese workers were killed Sunday in northwestern Pakistan, police said.

    Police officer Abdul Karim said that it was a robbery attempt.

    But one witness said that attackers with face covered were shouting religious slogans when they opened fire on four Chinese nationals in a three-wheel auto-rickshaw factory at Khazana, a town some eight kilometers from Peshawar, the capital city of Pakistan's North West Frontier Province.

    The fourth Chinese were seriously wounded. He was later sent to the local Lady Reading hospital.

Ambassador condemns attack on Chinese in NW Pakistan

    ISLAMABAD, July 9 (Xinhua) -- Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Luo Zhaohui has condemned the violent incident in which four Chinese citizens were attacked Sunday evening in northwestern Pakistan.

    In a press release by the Chinese embassy here early Monday, Luo requested the Pakistani side "to investigate it, round up the culprits, properly handle the follow-up issues and take effective measures to protect all the Chinese in Pakistan."  Full story

Pakistan condemns Chinese killing

    ISLAMABAD, July 8 (Xinhua) -- Pakistan condemns the killing of three Chinese nationals, the country's foreign office said here Sunday night.

    Foreign Office spokesperson Tasnim Aslam said that the incident would not affect Sino-Pak friendship.

    Three Chinese workers were killed Sunday in northwestern Pakistan, police said. Full story

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