At least 5 Muslim worshipers injured in knife attack at mosque in Albania
At least 5 Muslim worshippers were injured in a knife attack at a mosque in downtown Tirana on Tuesday.
Rudolf Nikolli, 34, entered the Dine Hoxha mosque around 14:30 local time and wounded five people worshipping there, Albanian police said in a statement.
“Meanwhile, Police Services have given the first aid to injured citizens who were transported to the hospital, for medical assistance and are out of the risk of life,” the statement added.
A criminal investigation has been launched into the incident.