stabbing Tag

A Tunisian policeman died Thursday a day after he was stabbed by an Islamist extremist outside parliament in a bustling part of the capital Tunis, the authorities said.Read More
A Tunisian policeman died Thursday a day after he was stabbed by an Islamist extremist outside parliament in a bustling part of the capital Tunis, the authorities said.Read More
A hardline Islamist stabbed two Tunisian policemen on Wednesday in front of parliament, gravely wounding one of them, the interior ministry said.Read More
Tunis (AFP) A young Islamic extremist stabbed two policemen on Wednesday in front of the Tunisian parliament, seriously wounding one of them before being arrested, the authorities said. The early morning attack by theman in his mid-20s left bloodstains spattered on the ground outside an entrance to parliament, next door to the famed National Bardo Museum that was the site of a deadly Islamic State group attack in 2015. A spokesman for the prosecutor’s office, Sofiene Sliti, said the assailant set upon the policemen with a knife at around 8:00Read More
Police are now investigating a stabbing spree in Finland that left two people dead as a terrorist attack, police said Saturday, identifying the suspect as an 18-year-old Moroccan citizen.Read More
Turku (Finland) (AFP) Finnish police said Saturday that a Moroccan asylum seeker deliberately targeted women in a stabbing spree that left two dead and is being investigated as the country’s first terror attack. Police shot and wounded the knife-wielding suspect, detaining him minutes after Friday’s rampage at a busy market square in Turku, southwestern Finland. Eight other people were injured, among them six women, police said. Finland raised its emergency readiness after the attack, increasing security at airports and train stations and putting more officers on the streets. “We thinkRead More
An Egyptian Muslim stabbed and wounded a security guard after being prevented from entering a church in the Mediterranean city of Alexandria on Saturday, a senior police official told AFP.Read More
An assailant wounded six tourists in Egypt after attacking them with a knife on a beach in the Red Sea resort town of Hurghada on Friday, the interior ministry saidRead More