17:46 GMT16 April 2021
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    The number of people injured in the machete attack in the south German town of Reutlingen on Sunday reached five, local media reported.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The incident occurred on Sunday near the Reutlingen’s central bus terminal when a 21-year-old Syrian asylum seeker attacked a 42-year-old pregnant Pole with a machete, the Bild newspaper reported. The attack left the woman dead and five more people injured.

    ​Police managed to detain the assailant, who had earlier criminal record.

    Local police noted on Sunday that the incident was not a terror attack.

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