Marseillelli: An attacker stabbed two women on Sunday with a knife before being shot by Army troops in the Port city of Marseilli in southern France.
Islamic State (IS) took responsibility for this deadly knife assault. As per the IS official, the assailant was a terrorist of IS.
The police officials conveyed that the assailant marched on the Marseillelli railway station and shouted loudly, ‘Allah Hu Akbar’.
One of the dead is 17 years old and the second is 20 years. One had the marks of a wound while the other had a knife in the stomach. The attacker has been killed by the police.
The MP of the Marcelilly area, Samia Ghali said that if the army personnel were not there on the spot, the number of people who died would have been more.
French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb conveyed that around numerous witnesses were being questioned. This act could be terrorists in nature but at this time we cannot corroborate that.