A French soldier has been attacked by a man wielding a knife and shouting about Allah in Paris, a police source has revealed.
#BREAKING Knife-wielding man attacks French soldier in Paris: police
— AFP news agency (@AFP) September 15, 2017
The soldier was a member of Operation Sentinel, which has seen the deployment of 10,000 military personnel to high risk public places following a string of terror attacks in the capital.
The incident took place in the Chatelet Les Halles metro station.
There are no reports of any injuries.
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