Tuesday, January 26

One Killed, Two Injured in French Knife Attacks

Paris, One person was killed and two injured in knife attacks on Thursday morning in the town of Trappes near Paris, a police spokeswoman told dpa.

The attacker had been holed up in a house but was "neutralized" - a term which often refers to being shot by security forces - when they came back out, the spokeswoman said.

It was not immediately clear whether the incident was of a terrorist nature, as the attacker's motive and profile were unknown.

Source: Saudi Press Agency