Friday, March 5, 2021

Featured News

France Knife Attack: Another Person Beheaded In France; Officials Calls It Terror Attack

Three people have been killed in a knife attack in the French city of Nice, according to the latest reports. Nice Mayor Christian Estrosi said there had been a “terrorist attack at the heart of the Notre-Dame basilica”.

One elderly victim who had come to pray was “virtually beheaded”. The suspect was apprehended shortly after the attack. The attack took place near Notre Damme church and police arrested the perpetrator and took him to hospital as he sustained gunshot wounds, according to local media.

Nice’s mayor, Christian Estrosi, who described the attack as terrorism, said on Twitter it had happened in or near the city’s Notre Dame church. Estrosi said the attacker had repeatedly shouted the phrase “Allahu Akbar”, or God is greatest, even after he had been detained by police.

One of the people killed inside the church was believed to be the churchwarden, Estrosi said, adding that a woman had tried to escape from inside the church and had fled into a bar opposite the building.

​ “The suspected knife attacker was shot by police while being detained, he is on his way to the hospital, he is alive,” Estrosi told reporters.

“Enough is enough,” Estrosi said. “It’s time now for France to exonerate itself from the laws of peace in order to definitively wipe out Islamo-fascism from our territory.”

Featured News

Indian Air Force’s Su-30-MKI Jets To Spread Wings For ‘Desert Flag’ Drills With The UAE

The Indian Air Force (IAF) will be taking part in a multi-nation air combat exercise, Desert Flag, in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in...

Arjun vs Al-Khalid Tank – How Will India’s Homegrown Arjun MK-1A Tank Fare Against Pakistan’s Al-Khalid?

India’s Defence Acquisitions Council (DAC) on February 23 cleared the proposal for the acquisition of the indigenous Arjun MK-1A battle tanks for around Rs...

Pakistan On-Track To Develop An Enormous Oil City In Balochistan’s Gwadar District As Saudi Reassures Investments

Pakistan has confirmed that its plan to develop a massive oil city in Balochistan's Gwadar district, which will also host the $10 billion Aramco...

US Army’s Latest Microwave Weapon ‘THOR’ Can Thwart Enemy Swarm-Drone Attacks

The US Army will carry out field-testing of a new microwave weapon called THOR, designed to thwart enemy swarm-drone attacks, in the next few...

Watch: Has India Signed A Deal With Israel To Procure Hermes 900 Drones From Elbit Systems?

The Israeli defense electronics company, Elbit Systems, has been awarded a $300-million contract to supply Hermes 900 tactical drones to "a country in Asia",...