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Islamic State 'soldier' behind Ohio attack, Amaq says: SITE

The assailant was shot dead by police moments after the attack

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Abdul Razak Artan
Abdul Razak Artan, a third-year student in logistics management, sits on the Oval in an August 2016 photo provided by The Lantern, student newspaper of Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio, US on November 28, 2016

A "soldier" of the group carried out the car and knife attack on an Ohio campus that left 11 people wounded, a jihadist-linked news agency said today.

"The executor of the attack in the American state of Ohio is a soldier of the and he carried out the operation in response to calls to target citizens of international coalition countries," the agency quoted an insider source as saying, according to a translation by the monitoring group.

Identified as a Somali student at the university named Abdul Razak Ali Artan, the assailant was shot dead by police moments after the attack yesterday.

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Islamic State 'soldier' behind Ohio attack, Amaq says: SITE

The assailant was shot dead by police moments after the attack

The assailant was shot dead by police moments after the attack
A "soldier" of the group carried out the car and knife attack on an Ohio campus that left 11 people wounded, a jihadist-linked news agency said today.

"The executor of the attack in the American state of Ohio is a soldier of the and he carried out the operation in response to calls to target citizens of international coalition countries," the agency quoted an insider source as saying, according to a translation by the monitoring group.

Identified as a Somali student at the university named Abdul Razak Ali Artan, the assailant was shot dead by police moments after the attack yesterday.
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Islamic State 'soldier' behind Ohio attack, Amaq says: SITE

The assailant was shot dead by police moments after the attack

A "soldier" of the group carried out the car and knife attack on an Ohio campus that left 11 people wounded, a jihadist-linked news agency said today.

"The executor of the attack in the American state of Ohio is a soldier of the and he carried out the operation in response to calls to target citizens of international coalition countries," the agency quoted an insider source as saying, according to a translation by the monitoring group.

Identified as a Somali student at the university named Abdul Razak Ali Artan, the assailant was shot dead by police moments after the attack yesterday.

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