China executes 3 for train station terror attack

March 24, 2015 8:34 AM

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Three men convicted of masterminding a brutal attack that killed 31 people outside a train station in China were executed Tuesday, the Associated Press reports.

A notice from the Kunming City Intermediate People's Court said Iskandar Ehet, Turgun Tohtunyaz and Hasayn Muhammad were put to death after China's Supreme Court upheld their convictions for murder and organizing and leading a terrorist organization, according to the news agency.

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