Kunming Railway Station
|A view of Kunming Railway Station|
(See other stations in Yunnan)
|Operator(s)||Kunming Railway Bureau,
Ministry of Railways of the PRC
|No. of platforms||6|
Kunming Railway Station (Chinese: 昆明站; pinyin: Kūnmíng Zhàn) is the main railway station serving the city of Kunming, Yunnan, China. It is located about 4 kilometres from the city centre. On 1 March 2014, a group of unidentified men and women carrying long knives rushed into Kunming Station, killed 29 people and injured 130.
Other railway stations in Kunming
2014 terrorist attack
On 1 March 2014, a group of terrorists carrying long knives rushed into Kunming Station, killing 29 people and injuring 130. Later, the police came and secured the scene of the attack. Several attackers were shot dead.
Notes and references
- Transportation of Kunming
- "'Dozens die' in China knife attack at Kunming train station". BBC. 2014-03-01. Retrieved 2014-03-02.
- 滇越铁路徒步第一程（昆明——宜良） (A walk along the Kunming-Vietnam Railway. Part 1: Kunming-Chenggong)
- "27 Dead in Knife Attack at SW China Train Station". ABC. 2014-03-01. Retrieved 2014-03-02.
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