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Man wielding knife arrested outside Marseille Jewish school

Added 03-05-21 06:03:01am EST - “Police in the French city of Marseille detained a man Friday who was wielding a knife outside a Jewish school and kosher market. Surveillance of Jewish sites in the city has been increased while they investigate his motives, according…” - Washingtontimes.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Washingtontimes.com: “Man wielding knife arrested outside Marseille Jewish school”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

PARIS (AP) - Police in the French city of Marseille detained a man Friday who was wielding a knife outside a Jewish school and kosher market. Surveillance of Jewish sites in the city has been increased while they investigate his motives, according to local authorities.

School security guards noticed the man visibly brandishing a knife outside the Yavre School and then trying to enter a kosher market nearby, where they detained him, a Marseille police spokeswoman told The Associated Press.

The children were sequestered inside the school while police searched for any explosives or accomplices, she said. No one was hurt in the incident and the man’s motives remain unclear, she said. The spokeswoman was not authorized to be publicly named.

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France saw deadly attacks targeting a Jewish school in Toulouse in 2012 and a Paris kosher market in 2015.

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