Suspected IS Jihadi Stabs Teacher in Paris

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Paris:  A teacher has been stabbed early Monday morning at a public elementary school in a suburb of Paris, and French anti-terrorism police are now investigating the incident after the assailant reportedly cited the Islamic State group.

Paris prosecutor’s office spokeswoman, Agnes Thibault-Lecivre says anti-terrorism authorities are looking into the incident and the assailant is at large.

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Police have confirmed that the teacher’s life is not in danger but was attacked with a sharp object such as a box-cutter or scissors.
No children were in the school at the time.

The incident comes as France remains under a state of emergency after Nov. 13 attacks by extremists linked to the Islamic State group that killed 130 people.