In the night of Monday, July 3, near the mosque in the French commune of Avignon had been an armed attack on a group of Muslims, the website La Provence.
Two attackers armed with a shotgun and a pistol, drove to the mosque by car and opened fire on people, reports RIA Novosti.
The attack injured at least eight people, including seven children.
The attackers managed to escape from the crime scene. Conducted their investigation.
The police did not consider the incident as a terrorist attack. It is assumed that the cause of the attack could be conflict between groups of young people.
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