BREAKING NEWS: French police kill knife-wielding man in police station who shouted “Allahu Akbar”. pic.twitter.com/tRuukpAqCR
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French police on Saturday shot dead a man who attacked them with a knife in a police station while shouting “Allahu Akbar” (“God is great” in Arabic), a source said.
The man injured the face of a policeman at the entrance to the police station in Joue-les-Tours near the city of Tours in central France and injured two other officers before he was shot, the source said, adding that anti-terrorist investigators were probing the incident.