Spanish policeman attacked on Morocco border


A man was detained after attacking a policeman on the border between Morocco and the Spanish enclave Melilla with a large knife, a local government source said.

The man, believed to be Moroccan, approached the border at Beni Enzar and shouted “Allahu akbar” (God is Greatest) before the attack in which the policeman was cut on the hand.

The man was immediately arrested, the source said.