Screaming “God is Great” and stabbing a policewoman to death: Despite the closure and the death of more than 100,000 due to the Corona virus, there is no end to jihadist terrorism in France. A 49-year-old police officer was killed today With dagger strikes in the throat At the entrance to a police station in Rambouillet, sixty kilometers southwest of Paris. The Tunisian attacker was also fatally wounded by the officers’ return fire.
He warned that “we will not take a step in the fight against Islamic terrorism.” President Emmanuel Macron In a tweet in the late afternoon. “She was a policewoman, Stephanie – Macron asserts – killed at her police station in Rambouillet, on the already stricken lands of Yvelines County. The nation, along with her family, colleagues and the police.” Support and solidarity also came from the European Union.
In recent years, France has already been hit hard by this type of attack, particularly against police officers, as evidenced by the insane death dictates of ISIS. Just two days ago, the anniversary of the murder of Police Captain Xavier Gugli, the victim of a jihadist attack on the Champs-Elysées on April 20, 2017 was celebrated. According to several police unions cited by BFM-TV, the bomber is still today. He was shouting “God is great.” As has happened so often in the past. Prime Minister Jean Castex and Interior Minister Gerald Darmanen went to the site of the attack.
The prime minister, who came to personally express his support for “police officers and police,” affirmed that “our determination to fight terrorism in all its forms remains more sound than ever.” The incidents that the Attorney General is currently investigating against terrorism took place around 22:00 in the afternoon. At the entrance to the police station. The agent, who had an administrative rather than a patrol role, was returning from lunch when the attacker struck her with two knives in the carotid artery, according to the elements of the first investigation. At the time of the attack, Stephanie was unarmed and died instantly shortly thereafter.
He worked for Rambouillet for 28 years and today he left behind two daughters, ages 18 to 13. The attacker was also killed. A 36-year-old Tunisian, not yet known to French 007He died of cardiac arrest after being shot by an officer. According to investigators, he arrived in France in 2009 and was organized only later.
In June 2016, the county of Yvelines, located in the borderless hinterland of Paris, was the scene of yet another bloody attack. When two police officers were brutally murdered in their cabin in Magnanville due to the fatal rage of an ISIS bomber. Also in the same department, 6 months ago, on October 16, Samuel Bati, the school teacher who was killed by an eighteen-year-old citizen of Chechnya, was killed. After the Rambouillet attack, Darmanin asked the governors to reinforce security around the commissions.
Today’s attack is reminiscent of what happened in December 2014 at the Joy-les-Tours police station, in the Indre-et-Loire department, where the attacker was seriously wounded by three policemen shouting “God is Great”. Only in France, Since 2015, more than 260 people have died under the blows of jihadist terrorism. The last attack on agents dates back to October 3, 2019, when a Paris police employee stabbed three policemen and an administrative agent to death before being shot.
The Lega leader Matteo Salvini, Aligns with the positions of her ally Marine Le Pen. “The murderer, who entered France as an illegal immigrant more than ten years ago, was organized in 2019. Marine Le Pen is right: Anyone who enters illegally should only be expelled,” he wrote on Twitter.
And in a sea of reactions, there is also the reaction of the French Council of Islamic Worship (CFCM), which strongly condemns what happened: “This barbaric act, which would have been accompanied by the cry of ‘God is great’, is Horror that no religion will accept“.