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German police shoot dead man who stabbed three people at Euros party

The attacker killed one particular person in a housing property earlier than coming into a non-public backyard party within the jap metropolis of Magdeburg.


German police shot to dying an Afghan man after he fatally attacked a compatriot and later wounded three people watching the televised opening sport of the Euro 2024 soccer match in jap Germany, police mentioned Saturday.

The 27-year-old Afghan citizen first attacked a 23-year-old compatriot with a “knife-like object” in Wolmirstedt, a small city about 130 kilometres west of Berlin, on Friday night, police mentioned. The sufferer later died of his wounds.

The man later attacked a gaggle of people watching the soccer sport between Germany and Scotland within the yard of personal home, injuring three German males, two of them significantly, police mentioned.

Police mentioned the assailant, nonetheless armed with the identical object, additionally attacked officers known as to the scene. Two of the officers shot and wounded the man, who died quickly after in a hospital.

Police mentioned the motive for the assaults was unclear. The Inside Ministry in Saxony-Anhalt state, which incorporates Wolmirstedt, mentioned police had elevated their presence throughout the state. The soccer match is happening in cities throughout Germany and runs by July 14.


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