French police arrest four people after decapitation of teacher in Paris suburb

Elections in the US: Jair Bolsonaro says he hopes to go to the inauguration of a new term of Donald Trump

The Brazilian president affirmed that he wants "with all his heart" for the Republican to win the presidential elections on November 3. Brazilian President...

299,000 US mortality, impact of corona crisis even greater than expected

Since the beginning of this year, more than 299,000 more people have died in the United States than the average in the five previous...

Ex-prisoners expose torture of North Koreans – “We are treated like pigs”

Lim Ok Kyung | had smuggled Chinese entertainment equipment across the border into North Korea. When the authorities found out, Lim's fate was...

Pepe Mujica resigns his seat in the Senate and retires from politics

"There are a time to come and a time to go in the life". Jose Pepe Mujica has resigned this Tuesday his status...

Nearly 300,000 more deaths in the US than expected since the pandemic started

Since the beginning of this year, more than 299,000 more people have died in the United States than the average in the previous five...

Police in France arrested four people in the night from Friday to Saturday in connection with the beheading of a man in a suburb of Paris, French news agency reports AFP based on a source. A fifth suspect, the suspected perpetrator, was shot dead by police shortly after the incident.

Macron: ‘The country stands behind all teachers’

The arrested persons would come from the family circle of the perpetrator. One of the suspects arrested is said to be a minor.

The victim was stabbed and beheaded on Friday in Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, northwest of Paris. The man was a secondary school teacher, according to the French police. Sources say he showed his students cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed.

One of the suspects threatened the police with a knife after the incident. He was then shot and died moments later. According to the French news channel BFM it concerned an eighteen-year-old man who was born in Russia. He is said to have shouted “Allahu akbar”, but a police spokesman could not confirm that yet.

French President Emmanuel Macron spoke on Friday evening during a visit to the city where the beheading took place about an “Islamic terror attack”.

“A civilian was murdered because he was a teacher and taught freedom of speech,” Macron said. “The country stands behind all teachers in the country”. According to the president, France will respond “quickly and with authority”.

The prosecutor for terrorism cases is investigating the case.

.

trending

Related Articles