Knife Attack on Train Passengers in Switzerland 6 Injured

In eastern Switzerland, St. A man with a knife suddenly attacked passengers on a train in the city of Gallen, injuring 6 people.
St. A man with a knife, who suddenly attacked passengers on a train in the city of St. Gallen, injured 6 people. The attacker, who set fire to the train compartment with the flammable liquid he carried with him, and attacked the passengers with a knife, was detained on the train.


It is stated that a 6-year-old child was among the injured passengers. It was announced that the 27-year-old attacker set the train car on fire with the flammable liquid he carried with him and was later taken into custody by the security guards on the train. It was stated that the train was sealed and the Swiss Interior Minister requested an emergency session regarding the incident. It is stated that the attack took place at 2.20 in the morning, on the border of Lichtenstein between the cities of Buchs and Sennwald.


It was reported that 7 injured people were hospitalized after the incident that took place while the train was approaching the city of Salez. It was stated that the assailant injured himself and was taken to the hospital under police surveillance. St. Bartz Police Department sözcüBruno Metzger said that there were other people in the carriage at the time of the incident. It is not known why the attacker carried out the incident. Swiss police said the incident was very close to a terrorist attack and was handled that way.


It is stated that following the terrorist attacks in Germany's Wurzburg, Reutlingen, Ansbach and Munich cities last month, this attack could be one of the attempts of the 'lone wolves' who targeted Europe and swore allegiance to ISIS. In the attack on Wurzburg in the state of Bavaria, a refugee of Afghan origin attacked the passengers with an ax on a train and injured 4 people.

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