Leon (France): In the city of Leon, France On Saturday, a Greek priest was killed outside his church. The police are looking for the attacker. A police officer said the pastor was shot in the stomach and is being treated at a local hospital. The parish priest is seriously injured.
He said the attacker was alone and fired a shotgun. The reasons for the attack are not known at the moment. The police closed the area around the church and, via a Twitter message, warned people to stay indoors.
Three people were killed in a knife attack by an Islamic extremist attacker on a church in the city of Nice, France, two days earlier.
(Input: AP agency)