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5 killed in deadly knife attack in China

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A man has stabbed five people to death and injured 15 others in China's eastern province of Anhui. China's state media reported.

The knife attack took place on Saturday, june 05 in the afternoon on Anking Road in Anhui Province, 270 miles west of Shanghai, state television CCTV reported.

The Anking Public Security Bureau said in a post on the Weibo social network that the suspect had been arrested and that an investigation into the attack was ongoing.

Knife attacks are a frequent occurrence in China, which has strict restrictions on the use of firearms.

Two children were stabbed to death at a nursery school in southern China last April. Another 16 people were injured in the incident.

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