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Belgian police shoot suspect in Brussels after knife attack

Two police officers approached two sleeping men and asked them to move on. One then pulled out a knife and refused to drop it when asked.

published on : 17th September 2018

Paris knife attack: Afghan national charged with attempted murder

The motivation for the attack was still not known and the investigation has not so far found evidence to classify it as an act of terrorism, another source close to the inquiry said.

published on : 13th September 2018

Nine killed, 46 injured as man goes on stabbing spree in China after ramming car into crowd

Knife attacks by disgruntled people in public places and schools to highlight their grievances periodically occur in China.

published on : 12th September 2018

Paris knife attack: Petanque balls, an unlikely weapon, helped disarm attacker

Petanque, a typically Gallic pastime played by some 20 million French in which a ball is slowly rolled along the gravelly ground, is ubiquitous in Parisian courtyards in summer months.

published on : 11th September 2018

Man arrested after seven wounded in Paris knife attack

Witnesses cited by French media said a group of men playing boules threw heavy metal balls that are used in the popular game at the attacker, with one hitting him on the head and stalling him.

published on : 10th September 2018

At least seven people wounded in Paris knife attack; suspect arrested

Seven people including two British tourists were wounded Sunday in Paris when attacked by a man armed with a knife and an iron bar, according to police and other sources. 

published on : 10th September 2018

Amsterdam Central station Knife attack victims are Americans: US Ambassador

Panic broke out at the Dutch capital's main station shortly after midday Friday when the knive-wielding man stabbed two bystanders before he was shot and wounded by police.

published on : 1st September 2018

Four held for two knife-attack murders in Delhi

The accused had gone to attack rival group member Rancho at his house to avenge the death of one Abhishek on August 20.

published on : 1st September 2018

Terrorism not ruled out in Amsterdam double stabbing incident

The Netherlands has so far been spared from the slew of terror attacks which have rocked its closest European neighbours in the past few years.

published on : 1st September 2018

Man stabs mother and sister in Paris, Islamic State Group claims attack

The man was later shot and killed by police, a local government official said. It was unclear if the violence was terror-related amid reports the violence might be linked to a family dispute. 

published on : 23rd August 2018

Two stabbed to death in Belgian village restaurant

Belga news agency reported that the man -- who has not been named -- entered the restaurant and began stabbing people, killing his former partner and her mother and wounding several other people.

published on : 23rd August 2018

Knife attack by a Palestinian kills one Israeli, wounds two others in West Bank

Lone Palestinian attackers have carried out multiple deadly stabbings and car-rammings against Israelis in recent years.

published on : 27th July 2018

Man with knife attacks bus passengers in Germany, 9 hurt

A man armed with a kitchen knife attacked passengers on a crowded city bus in northern Germany before being overpowered and arrested.

published on : 21st July 2018

Friend of Paris knife attacker charged, two women held

Abdul Hakim A, also 20, was detained Sunday in the eastern city of Strasbourg, where the two men grew up.

published on : 18th May 2018

France's Chechens try to reckon with deadly Islamist knife rampage in Paris

France's ethnic Chechens, mindful that many of their youth have fought jihad in Iraq or Syria, sought Monday to reckon with the deadly Islamist knife rampage in Paris by one of their own.

published on : 15th May 2018
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