Two Danish National Geographic reporters injured in Gabon knife attack in revenge for ‘US attacks against Muslims’

Two National Geographic magazine reporters have been wounded in a knife attack in Gabon’s capital apparently committed in retribution for “US attacks against Muslims”.

The Danish nationals were stabbed while shopping in a popular tourist area on Saturday.

Defence minister Etienne Massard said: “According to the first testimonies at the scene, the assailant, a 53-year-old Nigerien man, shouted ‘Allahu Akbar’ (“God is Greatest”) during the attack.

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