Eiffel Tower attacker returned to psychiatric hospital

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A 19-year-old who was arrested when he attempted a knife attack on soldiers guarding the Eiffel Tower on Saturday, which he claimed was in support of the Islamic State group, has been returned to a psychiatric hospital from where he was on short-term release after he was deemed unfit to face prosecution.

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A French teenager who tried to attack soldiers guarding the Eiffel Tower is to be sent back to a psychiatric hospital after he was deemed unfit to face prosecution, reports FRANCE 24.