South African mosque attacker had no link to extremism: police

FILE PHOTO: Police tape cordons off a mosque after a knife attack in Malmesbury near Cape Town, South Africa, June 14, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings/File Photo

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – The person who killed two worshippers at a South African mosque last month was a psychiatric patient with no link to extremism, the elite police investigating unit Hawks said on Thursday. Two worshippers were stabbed to death and two others injured during the early morning incident at a mosque in Malmesbury, […]

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