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Japan knife attack kills a child and two others

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Three people are reported dead following a knife stabbing incident in Kawasaki near Tokyo in Japan.

At least 18 others are said to have sustained injuries when a knife-wielding man is said to have attacked a group of school children waiting for a bus in Japan.

The suspect, 50- year old man, later on, stabbed himself in the neck before he was pronounced upon reaching the hospital.

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The suspect held knives on both his hands as he stabbed the children who waited to board a bus near a local and a train station.

Upon stabbing the students on the roadside, the suspect had not been identified as at now boarded a bus full of other school children stabbing them too.

Police arrived at the scene to apprehend him but he later died due to the injuries he sustained himself.

A tent was then erected to treat the injured as locals started placing flowers outside the site in tribute to the victims.

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Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe condemned the attack saying that he felt strong anger against it.

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