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China blames religious extremists for station bombing

Paramilitary policemen stand guard near the exit of the South Railway Station, where three people were killed and 79 wounded in a bomb and knife attack on Wednesday, in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous region, May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Petar Kujundzic

Paramilitary policemen stand guard near the exit of the South Railway Station, where three people were killed and 79 wounded in a bomb and knife attack on Wednesday, in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous region, May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Petar Kujundzic

Paramilitary policemen stand guard near the exit of the South Railway Station, where three people were killed and 79 wounded in a bomb and knife attack on Wednesday, in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous region, May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Petar Kujundzic
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Police from Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team stand guard outside the South Railway Station, where three people were killed and 79 wounded in a bomb and knife attack on Wednesday, in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous region, May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Petar Kujundzic

Police from Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team stand guard outside the South Railway Station, where three people were killed and 79 wounded in a bomb and knife attack on Wednesday, in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous region, May 1, 2014....more

Police from Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team stand guard outside the South Railway Station, where three people were killed and 79 wounded in a bomb and knife attack on Wednesday, in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous region, May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Petar Kujundzic
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Paramilitary policeman gestures outside the South Railway Station, where three people were killed and 79 wounded in a bomb and knife attack on Wednesday, in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous region, May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Petar Kujundzic

Paramilitary policeman gestures outside the South Railway Station, where three people were killed and 79 wounded in a bomb and knife attack on Wednesday, in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous region, May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Petar Kujundzic

Paramilitary policeman gestures outside the South Railway Station, where three people were killed and 79 wounded in a bomb and knife attack on Wednesday, in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous region, May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Petar Kujundzic
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A police from Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team gestures next to a police car outside the South Railway Station, where three people were killed and 79 wounded in a bomb and knife attack on Wednesday, in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous region, May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Petar Kujundzic

A police from Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team gestures next to a police car outside the South Railway Station, where three people were killed and 79 wounded in a bomb and knife attack on Wednesday, in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous...more

A police from Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team gestures next to a police car outside the South Railway Station, where three people were killed and 79 wounded in a bomb and knife attack on Wednesday, in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous region, May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Petar Kujundzic
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Police from Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team stand guard outside the South Railway Station, where three people were killed and 79 wounded in a bomb and knife attack on Wednesday, in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous region, May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Petar Kujundzic

Police from Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team stand guard outside the South Railway Station, where three people were killed and 79 wounded in a bomb and knife attack on Wednesday, in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous region, May 1, 2014....more

Police from Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team stand guard outside the South Railway Station, where three people were killed and 79 wounded in a bomb and knife attack on Wednesday, in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous region, May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Petar Kujundzic
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Armed police officers stand guard at the South Railway Station, where three people were killed and 79 wounded in a bomb and knife attack, in Urumqi, in this still image taken from CCTV video shot April 30, 2014. REUTERS/CCTV/Handout via Reuters

Armed police officers stand guard at the South Railway Station, where three people were killed and 79 wounded in a bomb and knife attack, in Urumqi, in this still image taken from CCTV video shot April 30, 2014. REUTERS/CCTV/Handout via Reuters

Armed police officers stand guard at the South Railway Station, where three people were killed and 79 wounded in a bomb and knife attack, in Urumqi, in this still image taken from CCTV video shot April 30, 2014. REUTERS/CCTV/Handout via Reuters
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Armed police officers stand guard at the South Railway Station, where three people were killed and 79 wounded in a bomb and knife attack, in Urumqi, in this still image taken from CCTV video shot April 30, 2014. REUTERS/CCTV/Handout via Reuters

Armed police officers stand guard at the South Railway Station, where three people were killed and 79 wounded in a bomb and knife attack, in Urumqi, in this still image taken from CCTV video shot April 30, 2014. REUTERS/CCTV/Handout via Reuters

Armed police officers stand guard at the South Railway Station, where three people were killed and 79 wounded in a bomb and knife attack, in Urumqi, in this still image taken from CCTV video shot April 30, 2014. REUTERS/CCTV/Handout via Reuters
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