REPORT: Italian soldier stabbed in throat by man shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’

SEPTEMBER 17, 2019

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An Italian soldier was stabbed in the throat with scissors by a man who shouted ‘Allahu Akbar’ as he was arrested, it was reported on Tuesday.

The unprovoked attack, which took place on the busy Piazza Duca d’Aosta in Milan, happened shortly after 10:45am this morning, Milano Today said.

The article goes on to state the following:

A man reportedly stabbed the soldier, 34, in the neck and shoulder with a pair of scissors before fleeing towards Via Vittor Pisani.

The report states that the man shouted ‘Allahu Akbar’ – which translates to ‘God is great – as he was arrested. Authorities are investigating to see if he had links to terrorism.

The soldier was treated at the hospital for a “deep” stab wound to his neck, but his injuries are reportedly not life-threatening.

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