Sad news; 3 people have been confirmed dead and several others injured in stabbing attacks in Finland and Germany. The attacks took place on Friday afternoon (8/18/2017).
The Finland police shot the suspected assailant and later arrested him.
The stabbing attacks in Finland too place in central Turku; the Central Market and Puutori-Market Squares.
“It was really horrible. We were sitting on a terrace just next to the square and this woman just screamed like hell and this guy was standing in front of her with a huge knife just stabbing people,” a witness told the CNN.
Only two hours later in Dusseldorf, Germany, a man was killed and another man seriously wounded in a stabbing attack at a store.
This is another in a string of attacks around Europe, a day after the Barcelona attack.
Europe is really vulnerable.
Let’s observe a moment of silence for the dead please.
Photocredit: AFP / KIRSI KANERVA