- UPDATE: New hammer attack, 5 children hurt
BEIJING – A farmer attacked and injured five kindergarten students with a hammer in eastern China before burning himself to death Friday in the latest in a string of horrific assaults on children at Chinese schools, state media reported.
BEIJING – A knife-wielding man wounded 28 children — most just 4 years old — and three adults Thursday at a kindergarten in eastern China, the second such violent assault at a Chinese school in as many days.... The violence was the latest in a string of attacks on young children at Chinese schools. The day before, a man broke into a primary school in Guangdong province in southern China and wounded 15 students and a teacher in a knife attack.