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Four cops killed in knife attack at Paris police headquarters; assailant shot dead, says French police official
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Four cops killed in knife attack at Paris police headquarters; assailant shot dead, says French police official

Union official Loic Travers said the attack on Thursday appears to have begun in an office and continued elsewhere inside the large compound across the street from Notre Dame Cathedral.

Five killed, 21 injured in China bus crash after knife-wielding man attacks driver in Fujian province
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Five killed, 21 injured in China bus crash after knife-wielding man attacks driver in Fujian province

The incident occurred in Longyan, Fujian province, State-run Xinhua news agency reported. It said the bus was hijacked.

Knife-wielding woman injures 14 children at western China kindergarten; attacker arrested, motive unclear
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Knife-wielding woman injures 14 children at western China kindergarten; attacker arrested, motive unclear

A knife-wielding woman attacked children at a kindergarten in China's southwestern city of Chongqing on Friday, injuring 14 of them. Police say a 39-year-old woman carrying a kitchen knife entered the school in Banan district as the children were in the playground.

Netherlands knife attack: Two US citizens hurt in Amsterdam after 19-yr-old Afghan stabs them; suspect had 'terrorist motive', say officials
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Netherlands knife attack: Two US citizens hurt in Amsterdam after 19-yr-old Afghan stabs them; suspect had 'terrorist motive', say officials

Panic broke out at the Dutch capital's main station shortly after midday on Friday when the suspect stabbed two bystanders before he was shot and wounded by officers.

At least 14 people wounded after man stabs passengers in bus in Germany; assailant arrested
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At least 14 people wounded after man stabs passengers in bus in Germany; assailant arrested

The packed German bus was heading in the direction of Travemuende, a popular beach close to the city of Luebeck.

Berlin police shoot Austrian man with knife in cathedral; security officer inadvertently wounded
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Berlin police shoot Austrian man with knife in cathedral; security officer inadvertently wounded

Berlin police shot and wounded a 53-year-old Austrian man who yelled and waved a knife inside the cathedral in the center of the German capital on Sunday, a police spokesman said.

Paris knife attacker claims allegiance to Islamic State in video released by group; deadly attack killed 1, injured 4 on Sunday
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Paris knife attacker claims allegiance to Islamic State in video released by group; deadly attack killed 1, injured 4 on Sunday

The Islamic State, which has claimed the deadly knife attack in Paris this weekend, released a video on Monday of a young man it claims was the attacker pledging allegiance to the jihadi group.

Man behind deadly Paris knife attack was born in Chechnya, on nationwide radicalism database
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Man behind deadly Paris knife attack was born in Chechnya, on nationwide radicalism database

The man behind a deadly knife attack in central Paris was born in Chechnya and had been on police radar for radicalism, and his parents have been detained for questioning, French authorities said Sunday.

Paris: Drunk knife-wielding man stabs six bystanders, arrested by police
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Paris: Drunk knife-wielding man stabs six bystanders, arrested by police

A man stabbed six bystanders in a series of apparently unprovoked attacks in northern Paris before being arrested by police in a drunken state, a security source said.

One woman killed, 12 others injured in knife attack at Beijing mall, police detains attacker
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One woman killed, 12 others injured in knife attack at Beijing mall, police detains attacker

A woman was killed and 12 other people injured after a man carried out a knife attack in a mall in a busy shopping district in the Chinese capital, Beijing, police said on Sunday.

Knife attack in Mumbai's Bhoiwada district court leaves two injured; suspect apprehended
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Knife attack in Mumbai's Bhoiwada district court leaves two injured; suspect apprehended

In a sensational incident, an accused attacked his two co-accused with a knife in front of a magistrate during a court hearing on Wednesday in a Mumbai court, officials said.

Munich knife attack: German Police rules out terrorism motive, says suspect had mental health problems
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Munich knife attack: German Police rules out terrorism motive, says suspect had mental health problems

German Police ruled out a political or religious motive behind a knife attack in the city of Munich on Saturday and said a detained man suspected of injuring eight people had mental health problems

French Open 2017: Petra Kvitova's comeback cut short by Bethanie Mattek-Sands in 2nd round
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French Open 2017: Petra Kvitova's comeback cut short by Bethanie Mattek-Sands in 2nd round

Petra Kvitova's was appearing in her first tournament since a horrifying knife attack at her home in the Czech Republic in December but lost 7-6 (5), 7-6 (5).

Petra Kvitova back practising after recovering from career-threatening injury in knife attack
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Petra Kvitova back practising after recovering from career-threatening injury in knife attack

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova returned to the tennis court, more than four months after her left hand was badly injured in a knife attack.

Central London knife attack triggered by mental health issues, not terrorism: Police
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Central London knife attack triggered by mental health issues, not terrorism: Police

London Mayor Sadiq Khan said "there is no evidence at all that this man was motivated by Daesh".

Central London knife attack leaves 1 dead, 5 hurt; police arrests 19-year-old
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Central London knife attack leaves 1 dead, 5 hurt; police arrests 19-year-old

A woman was killed and five others were injured in a knife attack by a man in central London, which police said could be linked to terrorism.

Japan knife attack: 19 killed, more than 20 injured
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Japan knife attack: 19 killed, more than 20 injured

At least 19 people were killed in a knife attack in Japan. Police said they responded to a call about 2.30 am on Tuesday from an employee saying something horrible was happening at the facility.

Knife attacker had written letter to Japanese Parliament outlining morbid plan
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Knife attacker had written letter to Japanese Parliament outlining morbid plan

Hatred is what fueled a young Japanese man to go on a stabbing rampage on Tuesday, killing 19 people at a facility for the mentally disabled which had fired him

Knife attack in Japan kills 19: Attacker wanted all disabled people to 'disappear'
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Knife attack in Japan kills 19: Attacker wanted all disabled people to 'disappear'

Knife attack in Japan kills 19: Attacker wanted all disabled people to 'disappear'