Two Muslims screaming ‘Allahu Akbar’ stab a policeman to death hours before Eid prayers to mark the end of Ramadan in Indonesia

Two alleged Islamic State group militants stabbed a police officer to death in western Indonesia in the latest assault targeting officials in the world’s most populous Muslim country.

The two attackers shouted ‘Allahu Akbar’, or God is great, as they entered a security post in North Sumatra’s police headquarters in Medan city before Eid prayers to mark the end of Ramadan.

Several police officers fought back against the two militants, killing one and critically injuring another.

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