French police officer injured in knife attack in Cannes


The attack in the south of France comes as worries over violent crime and terrorism feature among voters' main concerns in the run-up to the 2022 French presidential election.

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A police official was injured after being stabbed with a knife in Cannes, southern France, and his assailant has been "neutralised", said French interior minister Gérald Darmanin on Monday, reports FRANCE 24.