Paris terrorist who stabbed to demise mother-of-two French policewoman watched movies glorifying jihad sooner than launching assault
- Jamel Gorchene watched the movies on his telephone simply sooner than the knife assault
- He stabbed Stephanie M, a mother-of-two, 49, to demise in a police station
- The knifeman was once shot lifeless via her colleagues and an apprehension probe was once introduced
The Tunisian nationwide who killed a police employee close to Paris on Friday had watched spiritual movies glorifying acts of jihad simply sooner than sporting out his assault, mentioned France‘s anti-terrorism prosecutor Jean-Francois Ricard.
The assailant, recognized as Jamel Gorchene, seemed on the movies on his telephone simply sooner than his knife assault at the police employee, a mother-of-two recognized simplest as Stephanie M.
‘The attacker, simply sooner than sporting out his act, had checked out spiritual chants and movies glorifying jihad and martyrdom,’ mentioned Ricard, who added that the assailant had additionally shouted out ‘Allahu Akbar’, or ‘God is Largest’, all over the assault.
The Tunisian nationwide (pictured) who killed a police employee close to Paris on Friday had watched spiritual movies glorifying acts of jihad simply sooner than sporting out his assault
The assailant, recognized as Jamel Gorchene, seemed on the movies on his telephone simply sooner than his knife assault (his house in Rambouillet pictured)
The attacker was once no longer in the past recognized to police or anti-terrorist government and had just lately moved to Rambouillet having in the past lived within the Val-de-Marne
Stephanie died from stab wounds, whilst Jamel was once therefore shot lifeless via police after the assault at a police station in Rambouillet, a commuter suburb south of Paris.
Prosecutors have opened an apprehension probe after the killing which was once performed via the 36-year-old who arrived in France illegally in 2009 sooner than he was once given go away to stay in 2019.
Stephanie, an admin employee, who had labored for the police since 1993, had simply ‘popped out of the station to modify the parking disc on her automotive’ when she was once pounced on via the attacker within the foyer.
The attacker was once no longer in the past recognized to police or anti-terrorist government and had just lately moved to Rambouillet having in the past lived within the Val-de-Marne.
The murdered girl was once the mum of 2 kids elderly 13 and 18.
The assailant, pictured in Paris,shouted out ‘Allahu Akbar’, or ‘God is Largest’, all over the assault
The 36-year-old (circle of relatives house in Tunisia pictured) who arrived in France illegally in 2009 sooner than he was once given go away to stay in 2019
Rambouillet is a quiet commune southwest of Paris and is understood for its well-known ancient chateau
Rambouillet is a quiet and leafy commune southwest of Paris and is understood for its ancient chateau.
French President Emmanuel Macron mentioned final Friday, in response to the killing in Rambouillet, that France had once more been the sufferer of a terrorist assault.
He mentioned: ‘She was once a police officer. Stephanie was once killed in her Rambouillet police station, at the already broken land of Yvelines.
‘The country is together with her circle of relatives, her colleagues and the police. Within the battle in opposition to Islamist terrorism, we will be able to no longer surrender.’
A feminine police employee in France was once killed via the knifeman who was once then shot lifeless via her colleagues. Pictured: officials stand close to the police station after the assault
Stephanie died from stab wounds, whilst Jamel was once therefore shot lifeless via police after the assault
Ricard mentioned France was once operating with Tunisian government in its probe into the Rambouillet assault. The Tunisian Embassy in Paris condemned the assault, in a commentary issued this weekend.
France has skilled a number of assaults via Islamist militants lately.
Bombings and shootings in November 2015 on the Bataclan theatre and different websites round Paris killed 130 folks, and in July 2016 an Islamist militant drove a truck thru a crowd celebrating 14 July in Great, killing 86.
Remaining October, a French schoolteacher was once beheaded in Conflans, every other commuter suburb close to Paris, via a Chechen teen who was once then shot lifeless via police.
France’s string of savage terror assaults
- October 29, 2020 – A knife-wielding Tunisian guy shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’ (God is Largest) beheaded a lady and killed two people in a church within the French town of Great sooner than being shot and brought away via police.
- October 16, 2020 – Faculty instructor Samuel Paty was once beheaded in the street of a Paris suburb. Paty had proven his pupils cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad in a category on freedom of expression, angering some Muslim folks. Muslims imagine that any depiction of the Prophet is blasphemous. Police shot lifeless the 18-year-old attacker of Chechen foundation.
- September 15, 2020 – Two folks had been stabbed and wounded in Paris close to the previous places of work of the Charlie Hebdo satirical mag, the place Islamist militants performed a perilous assault in 2015. A person in the beginning from Pakistan was once arrested over the assault.
- October 3, 2019 – Mickael Harpon, 45, an IT specialist with safety clearance to paintings within the Paris police headquarters, killed 3 cops and one civilian worker sooner than being shot lifeless via police. He had transformed to Islam 10 years previous.
- March 23, 2018 – A gunman killed 3 folks in southwestern France after protecting up a automotive, firing on police and taking hostages in a grocery store. Safety forces stormed the development and killed him.
- July 26, 2016 – Two attackers killed a clergyman and significantly wounded every other hostage in a church in northern France sooner than being shot lifeless via police. Francois Hollande, France’s president on the time, mentioned the hostage-takers had pledged allegiance to Islamic State.
- July 14, 2016 – A gunman drove a heavy truck right into a crowd celebrating 14 July within the French town of Great, killing 86 folks and injuring rankings extra in an assault claimed via Islamic State. The attacker was once recognized as a Tunisian-born Frenchman.
- June 14, 2016 – A Frenchman of Moroccan foundation stabbed a police commander to demise out of doors his house in a Paris suburb and killed his spouse, who additionally labored for the police. The attacker advised police he was once answering an attraction via Islamic State.
- November 13, 2015 – Paris was once rocked via a couple of gun and bomb assaults on leisure websites across the town, during which 130 folks had been killed and 368 wounded. Islamic State mentioned it was once accountable. Two of the 10 recognized perpetrators had been Belgian voters and 3 had been French.
- January 7-9, 2015 – Two Islamist militant gunmen broke into satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo’s places of work and killed 12 folks. Any other militant killed a policewoman the following day and took hostages at a grocery store, killing 4 sooner than police shot him lifeless.