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Syrian jailed for Germany knife killing that sparked far-right protests

Syrian jailed for Germany knife killing that sparked far-right protests

A 24-year-old Syrian man was sentenced to nine and a half years in jail Thursday for a knife killing that sparked racist street violence and far-right protests in the eastern German city of Chemnitz.

Woman stabbed, knife-wielding man restrained by public in Sydney

Woman stabbed, knife-wielding man restrained by public in Sydney

A woman was taken to hospital after being stabbed in downtown Sydney on Tuesday in what appeared to be an unprovoked attack by a man who was restrained by members of the public and then taken into custody ...

Knifeman killed in Spain police station attack

Knifeman killed in Spain police station attack

A man armed with a knife was killed when he attacked a police station near the northeastern Spanish city of Barcelona early Monday, police said.

Two women stabbed to death at French train station

Two women stabbed to death at French train station

A witness told Reuters she saw a man take out a knife from his sleeve and then stab a young girl and then a second woman.

From 'never aggressive' asylum seeker to Hamburg knife attacker

From 'never aggressive' asylum seeker to Hamburg knife attacker

Muddy bootprints along the corridors marked the tell-tale signs of a massive police raid at an asylum seeker shelter in Hamburg, where the suspect who killed one and wounded six in a knife attack lived.

Man with knife attacks Brussels police

Man with knife attacks Brussels police

A man wielding a knife attacked two Belgian police officers in the capital Brussels on Wednesday but their body armour protected them and they were unhurt, the police said.

Paris police shoot dead knife-wielding man

Paris police shoot dead knife-wielding man

Police in Paris shot dead a knife-wielding man who tried to enter a police station, police union sources said.