Law enforcement officers managed to apprehend the shooter, although he tried to escape. His motives are not yet known.
In France, an unknown assailant opened fire in front of a mosque in the city of Bayonne, BFMTV reported October 28.
The incident happened on Monday afternoon.
Law enforcement officers managed to apprehend the shooter, although he tried to escape.
He reportedly managed to seriously injure two people. They were hospitalized.
The attacker also used an incendiary device, which led to a fire on the mosque grounds. The fire was quickly extinguished by firefighters.
The motive for the attack is not yet known.
Two explosions at a mosque in Afghanistan’s Nangarhar province killed at least 62 people.
It was also reported that there was a shooting near the mosque in France. Two people were seriously injured in the attack and taken to hospital.