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An armed man stormed a police station in the town of cornellà de Llobregat in Catalonia early Monday morning, August 20, after he was assassinated. The police of the region (the mossos d d Escuadra, Mossos d’esquadra) has announced on his Twitter page.
The incident occurred at approximately 6:00 local time. According to La Vanguardia, the man stormed into the office brandishing a knife and shouting “Allahu Akbar” (“God is great!”). He was killed on the spot one of the guards.
As it turned out, the attacker is a 29-year-old native of Algeria, Abdelwahab Ista. He had a right to reside in Spain and convictions was not available.
Currently, police are investigating the incident. The motives of the Algerian is still unknown. The guards conducted a search in his house, in particular, questioned his mistress. It is noted that the woman has two children from a previous marriage with the Japanese. According to neighbors, she converted to Islam when I started to live with Taib.
In July a man with an iron rod tried to attack residents of the small commune of Vic-sur-Aisne in Northern France. In one of the houses he was bursting with cries of “Allahu Akbar!”. To it applied stun guns, after which he died.
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