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Four children wounded in France knife attack

By Jordi Bou

June 8, 2023 - A Syrian national wounded four pre-school children and two adults in a knife attack in a park in the French town of Annecy. Some of the victims are in a critical condition.

Four toddlers and two adults were stabbed in a knife attack in the tranquil French mountain town of Annecy, and the government said the suspected assailant was a Syrian refugee.

Two of the children and one adult were in hospital in a life-threatening condition, while the other victims were less seriously hurt.

PUBLISHED: 08/06/2023; STORY: Graphic News; PICTURES: Google Earth