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Paris Witnesses another Terrorist Attack, Killing 1 and Injuring 4

  • Paris witnessed another incident of knife attack that killed 1 and injured 4 persons. The attacker was later neutralized by police, French President Emmanuel Macron said in a series of tweets. A spokesman for the police prefecture, Pierre Gaudin, told media that the attack took place around 9 in the evening. Reports say black dressed knifeman repeatedly cried “Allahu Akbar” while lunging at people randomly. Police union Alliance’s spokesperson, Yvan Assiona, said the knife attacker was bearded and had long hair. As the attacker was not carrying any identity paper, police is trying to reveal identity of the attacker. Terrorist organization ISIS has taken responsibility of the attack. Probe is currently underway and public prosecutor François Molins is expected to hold press conference on Sunday to provide more details.