services at scene

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picture captionThe general public has been advised to keep away from the world in Paris’s eleventh arrondissement

Two folks have been severely damage in a knife assault in Paris close to the previous places of work of the satirical journal Charlie Hebdo, officers say.

A suspect has been detained within the close by Bastille space after police mentioned an attacker had fled the world by metro.

A safety cordon has been arrange across the places of work within the eleventh arrondissement in jap Paris.

The general public had been advised to keep away from the world and a number of other colleges had been put into lockdown.

A blade – described as a machete or a meat cleaver – was recovered on the scene of the assault.

The arrested suspect was detained with blood on his clothes, French media studies say.

Preliminary studies mentioned that 4 folks had been wounded.

The assault comes as a high-profile trial is below method in Paris of 14 folks accused of serving to two jihadists perform the 2015 assault on Charlie Hebdo, through which 12 folks had been killed.

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picture captionClosely armed police are on the scene

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