Man stabs Munich rail passengers in Germany

A man attacked passengers with a knife at a train station in the Munich area in southern Germany.

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MUNICH - A man has attacked passengers with a knife at a train station in the Munich area in southern Germany earlier today, leaving four people with life-threatening injuries, Bavarian radio reported.

Police were checking witness statements that the man shouted "Allahu Akbar" (God is Great) during the attack, Bayerischer Rundfunk reported.

More to follow.