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Louvre machete suspect Egyptian who posted 'support for Isil minutes before attack' - Telegraph.co.uk

An Egyptian man suspected of launching a machete attack outside Paris's Louvre museum is believed to have professed support for Isil in social media messages posted minutes before the assault, it has emerged. French investigators believe the man is 29 ...and more »

Louvre terror attack: Egyptian man, 'who arrived in France in January' shot five times after attacking soldier with ... - Telegraph.co.uk

French soldiers shot and critically wounded a man who shouted “Allahu Akbar” as he attacked them with a machete on Friday at the Louvre, the world's most visited museum. Police sources said the attacker was a 29-year-old with Egyptian identity papers ...and more »

Louvre attack: Injured suspect 'refusing to speak' to investigators - BBC News

A man suspected of attacking soldiers with two machetes at Paris's Louvre Museum on Friday is refusing to speak to investigators, judicial sources say. The man, believed to be 29-year-old Egyptian Abdullah Hamamy, was shot in the stomach as ...and more »

Terror suspect shot outside Louvre identified as Egyptian - Financial Times

A man who attacked a French soldier at the Louvre in Paris on Friday cried “Allahu akbar” before he was shot and seriously wounded by security forces in what authorities believe was an attempted terrorist attack. The man, who was carrying two backpacks ...and more »

What we know so far about the Louvre machete attack - The Local France

A man wielding two machetes was shot by a soldier at a shopping centre near the Louvre museum in Paris on Friday morning. Here's what we know so far. What actually happened? A man was refused access on Friday morning to the underground Carrousel du ...and more »

Paris shooting: New scare for French tourism - CNNMoney

France's status as a tourist magnet took another hit Friday after a man wielding a machete was shot in Paris. French authorities have opened a terror investigation after the man, who rushed a group of soldiers, was shot in an underground plaza that ...and more »

This is the moment the Louvre attacker was stopped in his tracks by a soldier in Paris - Business Insider

This is the moment the Louvre attacker was apparently stopped in his tracks by soldiers in Paris on Friday. The man, identified as 29-year-old Egyptian Abdullah Reda al-Hamamy, was shot five times by the guards after he tried to enter the famous museum ...and more »

Louvre attack suspect identified as 29-year-old Egyptian - TRT World

French officials have identified the suspect as Abdullah Reda Refaei al-Hamamy, who was born in Dakahlia, a province of northeast of Cairo. Police quickly sealed off the area where at least 1,000 people were present at the time of the incident. A man ...and more »

Louvre attack: French soldier shoots machete-wielding man - BBC News

A French soldier guarding the Louvre in Paris has shot a man who tried to attack a security patrol with a machete shouting "Allahu Akbar", police say. The man, who tried to gain entry to the Louvre's shopping centre, was shot in the abdomen and ...and more »

Le Louvre terror attack: Man shouting 'Allahu akbar' shot after trying to kill French soldier with machete - The Independent

A suspected terrorist has attempted to attack a French soldier with a machete near Paris' famed Le Louvre art gallery. Yves Lefebvre, a police union official, said Abdullah Reda al-Hamamy launched his attack when four soldiers guarding the area told ...and more »