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Two Dead, Six Injured in Finnish Stabbing Attack

A day after Europe was devastated when a terrorist vehicular attack in Barcelona left 14 dead, the continent was again the target of violence. The Times of Israel's Rebecca Libermann reports that a stabbing spree in the Finnish city of Turku has left at least two dead and six more injured:

Two people were killed and six were injured in a stabbing spree in the Finnish city of Turku on Friday, police said, after officers shot one suspect and warned several others could still be at large.

“There are eight victims in the stabbing. Two dead and six injured,” Turku police tweeted after the assault in a market square.

Police shot one suspect in the legs and arrested him. Security forces wrote on Twitter that police were “looking for other possible perpetrators...”

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