gun violence

Group Claims Police Fired on Tibetans in Sichuan

Police in a Tibetan region of Sichuan province opened fire on a crowd that had gathered to celebrate the Dalai Lama’s birthday on Saturday, according to the U.S.-based International Campaign for Tibet. From Reuters:...

Man Arrested for Killing 6 in Shanghai

A man has been arrested in Shanghai for the shooting deaths of six people, Xinhua reports: The 62-year-old suspect, a man surnamed Fan, beat a colleague surnamed Zhang to death at 5 p.m. Saturday at a chemical factory in the...

U.S. Gun Violence Blasted in Rights Report Duel

Sunday saw the publication of China’s Human Rights Record of the United States in 2012, its now traditional retort to the U.S.’ Country Reports on Human Rights Practices issued two days previously. From the Chinese...

China Takes Chilling Look at Security in Its Schools

Initial comparisons between the Newtown and Chenpeng school attacks this month tended to focus on the attackers’ weapons. Many noted that the 23 slashed in China all survived, in contrast with the 26 killed in Connecticut....

Serial Killer Gunned Down in Chongqing

State television is reporting that Zhou Kehua, wanted in connection with a series of killings and robberies, was shot dead by Chongqing police on Tuesday morning. From The China Daily: Zhou Kehua, a 42-year-old...

Manhunt Underway for Nanjing Killer

More than 10,000 armed police officers in Nanjing are searching for a man in connection with a series of shootings over the past eight years after the suspect shot and killed a man in broad daylight last Friday, according to...



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