Man Shouted “Allahu Akbar" in the Cathedral of Cambrai
Date of incident: March 25, 2018
Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance
Attack against: Faith
Area of case: Islamist / Private
Shortly before the Palm Sunday Mass in the cathedral Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, a unidentified man shouted “Allahu Akbar” into the microphone. When approached by a parishioner, he ran away. Notably, the incident happened two days after an ISIS-inspired terrorist attack in southern France.
According to reports, the man was "visibly psychologically fragile" and looked "more marginal than dangerous."
Source: La Voix du Nord