19 April 2021

Five people wounded in knife attack at mosque in Albania, police say


Open this photo in gallery Police stand outside Dine Hoxha mosque after a knife attack in Tirana, Albania, on April 19, 2021. Uncredited/The Associated Press An Albanian man with a knife wounded five people Monday at a mosque in the capital, police said, as investigators tried to determine a motive for the attack. Rudolf Nikolli, 34, entered the Dine Hoxha mosque in downtown Tirana at about 2:30 p.m., a police statement said. Police said they reacted immediately after the attack began and took [...]