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Teacher Stabbed in Paris by Attacker Citing Islamic State

Agen Sabung Ayam

PARIS—A schoolteacher in suburban Paris was stabbed on Monday morning by a masked man invoking Islamic State, French police said.

The attacker, dressed all in white with his face concealed, entered a school located in the north suburb of Aubervilliers on Monday morning. Police said the aggressor declared the stabbing was in the name of Islamic State and that the attack was “just the beginning.”

The suspect remains at large, police said, adding that the teacher’s life isn’t in danger.

The Paris prosecutor’s office opened an investigation and is treating the matter as a terrorist case, a spokeswoman said.

The stabbing took place just one month after the Nov. 13 wave of violent attacks shocked Paris and killed 130 people.

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Third Bataclan Attacker Is Identified

Agen Sabung Ayam

PARIS—French law enforcement have recognized the third man or woman who released a fatal attack on the Bataclan live performance hall in Paris on Nov. thirteen as a Frenchman who put in time in Syria.

The gentleman who blew himself up in the live performance location soon after attacking the audience with a device gun was discovered as Foued Mohamed-Aggad, who was born in the Strasbourg area around the border with Germany and traveled to Syria in 2013, two individuals near to the investigation explained Wednesday.

It isn’t distinct when he returned to France or whether or not the law enforcement understood he was again in the place.

The revelation exhibits that the worst carnage of the Paris assaults was unleashed by native born French folks.

Mr. Mohamed-Aggad carried out the attack jointly with two other Frenchmen, Samy Amimour and Omar Ismail Mostefai. The 3 attackers, who killed ninety men and women, share the exact same profile: youthful French-born of North African descent who traveled to join teams fighting in the civil war in Syria.

Islamic State, which holds land in Syria and Iraq, has claimed accountability for the Paris attacks.

French investigators are nevertheless trying to piece with each other the profiles of all of the attackers.

In complete, 7 males blew on their own up the night of Nov. thirteen, in a string of attacks focusing on Paris’s vivid night time daily life districts and a soccer stadium, leaving a whole of one hundred thirty folks useless and hundreds hurt.

Police have now determined five of them. Investigators explained an extra two men who blew on their own exterior the Stade de France crossed into Greece from Turkey in early Oct with files that did not match their actual id.

Three other guys are suspected of collaborating in the attacks, which includes Abdelhamid Abaaoud, the suspected architect of the assault who was killed in a police raid days afterwards, and Salah Abdeslam who is nonetheless on the run.

Belgian and French law enforcement are also hunting for half a dozen males who are suspected of being connected to the planning or logistics of the assaults.

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U.K. Charges ‘Terrorist’ Knife Attacker With Attempted Murder

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LONDON—British prosecutors mentioned Monday an attack by a knife-wielding man that still left two travellers wounded was an act of terrorism.

Muhaydin Mire, 29, the suspect believed to have carried out the assault at Leytonstone subway station late Saturday, has been billed with attempted murder.

At a listening to at Westminster magistrates courtroom, prosecutors said evidence collected from the scene intended they were treating the make a difference as an offense underneath the Terrorism Act.

Mr. Mire wasn’t requested to plead and didn’t use for bail. His lawyer declined to remark.

A hearing has been scheduled for Friday Dec. 11 at the Central Legal Courtroom.

Saturday’s attack left a 56-calendar year-outdated guy with serious, but non-daily life-threatening stab wounds, police stated. A 2nd male was injured, but didn’t require even more medical interest.

Footage filmed by onlookers and proven on tv and social

media appeared to present a knife-wielding guy lunging at individuals.

Witnesses documented hearing the alleged assailant, named by police as 29-yr-outdated Muhaydin Mire, cry out “this is for Syria.” The assault transpired days following the U.K. joined U.S.-led coalition airstrikes against Islamic Point out extremists in Syria.

Mr. Mire was subdued by officers firing electrical darts from stun guns, and arrested.

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