One eye-witness said: ‘About every person on the planet is shouting ‘Allah Akbar’ nowadays.’

Police shoot and arrest knifeman screaming ‘Allah Akbar’ at shoppers in Dutch town

Police officers were forced to shoot down a knife wielding man who terrified shoppers with shouts of ‘Allah Akbar.’

The incident took place on Tuesday afternoon in Spijkenisse, a commuter-town close to the city of Rotterdam in the west of the Netherlands.

Multiple eye-witnesses heard the shouts of ‘Allah Akbar’, although some who watched the scenes unfold were not impressed.

One eye-witness said: ‘About every person on the planet is shouting ‘Allah Akbar’ nowadays.’

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