Stabbing Attack in Finland – level 3

28-08-2017 15:00

In Turku, Finland, two people died and eight were injured during a stabbing attack at a market square. Police shot the attacker and arrested him. Officials have not yet said if terrorism motivated the attack, but the country’s interior minister increased security because of it.

Difficult words: interior minister (a person in government that helps with security).
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