A man has been stabbed by an attacker shouting “Allahu Akbar.”It is believed the victim, a Jewish man, belonged to an orthodox Hasidic sect. Initial reports suggest the knifeman was suffering from psychological problems.
The attack took place in city of Strasbourg in France a major thoroughfare. Strasbourg, in north-east France close to the German border, is one of the seats of the European Parliament.
It is home to a large Jewish community, with around 15,000 living in or near the city, accounting for around five per cent of the population.