German train axe attacker 'left IS video'

A cameraman films a regional train in Wuerzburg southern Germany on July 18, 2016 after a man attacked train passengers with an axeThe Islamic State group Tuesday released a video purportedly featuring a 17-year-old Afghan refugee who went on an axe rampage on a German train, injuring five people, two critically. The video showed teenager “Mohammed Riyadh” — knife in hand — announcing in Pashto he would carry out an “operation” in Germany, and presenting himself as a “soldier of the caliphate”. Four members of a family of tourists from Hong Kong and a passer-by were hurt in the assault late Monday in southern Germany that appeared likely to rekindle tensions over the country’s refugee influx.

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