Prosecutors probe Brussels stabbing as terror attack

War / Terrorism 11/20/2018, 12:32 PM
Prosecutors probe Brussels stabbing as terror attack

Prosecutors in Brussels told the media on Tuesday that the knife attack from earlier in the morning on a policeman is being investigated as a terror act.

According to the statement, the investigation is treating the incident as an "attempted murder in a terrorist context."

The assailant reportedly shouted "Allahu akbar" during the attack before being shot by the police. The victim has been hospitalized and his life is not in danger, Belgian Interior Minister Jan Jambon confirmed on Twitter.

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