Update: Officials told the Mail Online that the terrorist is illegal immigrant of North African or Algerian or Tunisian origin, and was arrested in Lyon for shoplifting just days prior to the attack.
UPDATE:Islamic state takes responsibility for the stabbing attack that killed 2 woman at the St Charles train station in Marseille, France. pic.twitter.com/MNl15hA4IT
— News_Executive (@News_Executive) October 1, 2017
Another Islamic terrorist attack took place in France earlier on Sunday, as a knife wielding man shouting the well known Islamic war-cry Allahu Akbar killed two women at a Marseille train station in France. The Muslim man was shot dead by cops, but unfortunately not before he slit the women’s necks.
— nete bab (@ntebdwa) October 1, 2017
These are the women killed in the Marseille terrorist attack:
The heinous attack occurred in the Saint Charles station in southern France and according to witnesses, soldiers and armed police officers swarmed the area following the incident, with commuters being evacuated from the scene.
— Gratz Méthylène (@gratzmethylene) October 1, 2017
#Marseille : après l’attaque perpétrée à proximité de la gare Saint Charles, je me rends immédiatement sur les lieux.
— Gérard Collomb (@gerardcollomb) October 1, 2017
In the aftermath of the terrorist attack, Gérard Collomb, France’s interior minister announced that he’ll be travelling to Marseille to confer with anti terror police chiefs. France is currently in a state of emergency with the army deployed on the streets for 2 years in a row, since 2015 Islamic terrorist attacks in Paris from November, which killed over 130 people.
This is a developing story, stay tuned for details.