Slayings of 3 fishermen raise new fears of Islamic militants in China

The three men’s bodies were found bloodied on the banks of a lake where they had been fishing on a Sunday last month, one of them slashed in the neck so deeply he was almost decapitated.

The April 27 triple slaying of three Chinese men in an ethnically Uighur section of the Xinjiang region has raised once again the specter of a new wave of Islamic terrorism roiling China.