In the French city of Po, a native of Sudan attacked the head of the refugee reception center with a knife, Agence France-Presse reports.
A 46-year-old man died from his injuries. The attacker was detained. He reportedly applied for asylum in France. The motives for the crime are unknown.
French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanen will head to Pau after the tragedy. He expressed his condolences to the family of the deceased compatriot.
Earlier it was reported about the arrest of a Novosibirsk student who stabbed a classmate.
According to the Investigative Committee of Russia, on February 16, in the afternoon in the park of the university, at the time of a quarrel over a girl, a student took out a kitchen knife and, in the presence of other people, inflicted multiple wounds on the 26-year-old classmate in the back and other parts of the body. The victim died on the spot.
The suspect was chosen as a preventive measure in the form of detention for a period of two months.