Youth disturb concert in Cathedral shouting "Allah Akbar"

Country: France

Date of incident: April 14, 2024

On Sunday, April 14, five adolescents entered the Saint-Etienne Cathedral in Metz during a concert of Bach, one of them interrupting the concert and shouting "Allah Akbar". The teenagers then fled but were found and arrested by the police.

The five teenagers are between 15 and 17 years old and are unknown to the police services. According to the police, an investigation should continue in parallel with police custody.

For their part, the officials of Metz Cathedral did not file a complaint, according to the police.


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