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Four children killed in China school stabbing

A man armed with a knife has killed four children in China's southern Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, state media report.

The attack took place on Friday as the students were on their way to school in Pingshan town, state-run Xinhua news agency said, citing local authorities.

It added that local police were searching for the suspect, who is believed to be a middle-aged man.

Security at Chinese schools has been increased following a spate of attacks.

  • 26 Sep 2014
  • From the section China