Overview: Knife attack at Lycée Gambetta-Carnot high school. Casualties: One teacher killed, several others injured.

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Incident Overview

Suspect: 20-year-old Chechen man. Prior Surveillance: Suspect was under active surveillance.

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Suspect Information

Investigation: French authorities treating it as a terrorism case. Charges: Including murder, attempted murder, and association with terrorism.

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Investigation

President Macron's Visit: Macron visited the school. Condemnation: Macron decries "the barbarism of Islamist terrorism."

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Presidential Response

Reference: Similar attack occurred three years after the murder of Samuel Paty in 2020.

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Prior Similar Incident

Arras Prosecutor: To hold a press conference with further details.

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Upcoming Press Conference

Police Advisory: Avoid the area and refrain from spreading misinformation online.

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Police Caution

Location: Lycée Gambetta-Carnot high school in Arras, northern France. Time of Attack: Around 11 a.m. local time on October 13, 2023.

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