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December 22, 2014 10:55 am

Driver Who Ran Over 11 Pedestrians in France Says it Was ‘for Children of Palestine’

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JNS.orgA second French driver in as many days shouted “Allahu Akbar” (Arabic for “God is greater”) while intentionally driving into a crowd on Monday.

In the latest attack, a 37-year-old driver plowed into a Christmas market in the city of Nantes in western France, injuring 11 and subsequently stabbing himself several times. French Interior Ministry spokesman Pierre-Henry Brandet said the driver “deliberately crashed into the crowd,” but local prosecutor Brigitte Lamy said the incident was “not a terrorist act.”

On Sunday in the eastern French city of Dijon, a 40-year-old driver also shouted “Allahu Akbar” as well as “this is in the name of the children of Palestine” while driving into a crowd, according to witnesses. The driver, who was reportedly known to police for prior minor offenses, wounded 13 people. He “fit the profile of someone with mental problems,” French police said, AFP reported.

Though authorities are downplaying the possibility of terrorism, the French vehicular attacks mirror two recent Palestinian terror attacks in which drivers rammed their cars into light rail stations in Jerusalem.


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  • shloime

    is islamism a form of mental illness, resulting from an incessant bombardment of inflammatory rhetoric and nonsensical dogma?

    • charlie johnson

      Well.I understand that if you thrust a bayonet into the head of these guys that you hear an awful sucking sound much like a big tin can of Folgers coffee.

  • charlie johnson

    For the children we provide a special treat to demonstrate what a wise old Jew taught in a class on physics.As such .”Two objects of matter can not occupy the same place at the same time.” It is required that children take notes during these demonstrations and make calculations involving the forces of momentum .Only then will our children lead the world in the fields of science and technology.