Four Involved in Terrorist Attacks in Xinjiang Were Sentenced to Death

Men involved in two cases of terrorist violence occurred in Hotan, Kashgar have been sentenced, four leaders who organized the crime and illegal manufacture of explosives were sentenced to death, the other two were sentenced to 19 years. The two attacks killed 17 people. ( previous reports 1, 2 on The China Times.)

The ethnic conflicts came two years after another more serious that caused over 200 deaths and 1,700 injured in the regional capital, Urumqi, according to Chinese official count.