Armed with a knife man has attempted a terrorist act by attacking a soldier of the counter-terrorism units patrolling the streets near the metro station Chatelet near Notre Dame Cathedral.
The French Minister of defense announced that the soldier was not injured, and the assailant was detained by police in Paris.
Recall that in the last year in Paris there have been several attacks on soldiers and police officers. In April a police officer was shot on the Champs Elysees. In June, the terrorist was shot and killed while trying to RAM a military transport vehicle with gas cylinders. In August 7 soldiers were wounded in the attack.