2017 Turku stobbin

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Turku stobbin
Torghandel, Åbo salutorg 2008.jpg
Market Square, whaur the attack stairtit, picturt in 2008
Turku is located in Finland
Turku
Turku
Turku (Finland)
Location Between Mercat Cross an Puutori, central Turku, Finland
Coordinates 60°27′07″N 022°15′59″E / 60.45194°N 22.26639°E / 60.45194; 22.26639Coordinates: 60°27′07″N 022°15′59″E / 60.45194°N 22.26639°E / 60.45194; 22.26639
Date 18 August 2017 (2017-08-18)
16:02–16:05 EET (UTC+3)
Attack teep
Stobbin
Wappens Knife
Daiths 2
Non-fatal injuries
8 (+1 attacker)[1]
Suspectit perpetrators
Abderrahman Bouanane an 4 ithers

On 18 August 2017, aroond 16:00 local time (UTC+3), ten fowk war stobbed in central Turku, Finland. Alarm wis first raised at 16:02 an bi 16:05 the Moroccan suspect, an asylum seeker, haed been detained. Twa fowk dee'd in the attack an the polis are investigatin the case as a terrorist act. It is conseedert the first suspectit terrorist attack in Finland.

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  1. "Poliisi vahvistaa: Turun puukottajalla kymmenen uhria – Useita poliisioperaatioita, neljä otettu kiinni" [Police confirm: Ten victims in Turku stabbings - Several police operations, four people arrested]. Yle (in Finnish). 19 August 2017. Retrieved 19 August 2017.