In France, two women have been killed at the main train station in the southern city of Marseille. The assailant — who used a knife — was shot dead by French soldiers. Investigators are now trying to determine if the incident was terror-related.
Police are investigating six terror suspects who were allegedly planning an attack. The suspects, who were arrested and later released, are accused of being affiliated with the "Islamic State" extremist group.
Authorities say the basic structure of the 12th-century cathedral, one of Europe's most visited landmarks, has been "saved and preserved." Investigators are looking into a link with renovation work being carried out.
Police have launched an investigation into a stabbing in Paris's 19th district that left at least four people in critical condition. France is on edge following a series of terrorist attacks since 2015.
After the most violent scenes of the 'gilets jaunes' protests last weekend, police are closing off some key areas this weekend. Redeployment of soldiers to free up police for public order roles has also caused concern.
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