French authorities have opened an investigation on suspicion of attempted murder after a man injured seven people in a knife attack in central Paris late Sunday.
According to French National Police, on Thursday morning, in the Trappes suburb in Paris, two people were killed and one “badly injured” in a knife attack. The French Interior Ministry told CNN that the knifeman attacked and killed his mother and sister along with attacking another person who was a non-family member.
Last Saturday, August 11th, the first pilgrims of the 145th National Pilgrimage of the Assumption arrived at the little town of Lourdes in France. They will be joined by hundreds of other Christians who will come to the holy site from the Middle-East . Many had to leave their homes because of war and persecution.