>> The aftermath of a fatal attack in Paris on Saturday night. A 29-year-old man was killed and four others were wounded by an attacker who shouted Allahu Akbar as he stabbed his victims. He was then shot death by police. Judicial sources say the assailant was born in Russia's Chechnya region, but had obtained French citizenship.
His parents are being held for questioning by the police, a source said. A government spokesperson said the attacker was categorized as Fiche S, an indication used by officials to flag people who may be a threat to national security. The Islamic State says it was behind the attack without providing evidence.
France has been on high alert following a string of attacks over the past three years. The deadliest of which was in Paris in November 2015, when 130 people were killed in attacks targeting the cities nightlife.>> I was in the kitchen I was bringing food out and then we heard gun fire, two gunshots.
And we didn't know if it was the police or if it was someone else. And I dropped to the floor and I felt I was there for five minutes. And the whole restaurant, we all dropped to the floor.>> French President Emmanuel Macron said France would not yield an inch to the enemies of freedom, and praised police for neutralizing the terrorist.