A French teacher, of a Paris school, was beheaded in the northwestern suburbs of Paris in an act of terror.
This happened after the victim is said to have shown controversial cartoons of Prophet Mohammed to his students.
A man wielding a large knife attacked the teacher in a street in an area called Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, cutting off his head. The attacker then ran off, but local police alerted by the public were quickly at the scene.
The attacker was later shot by the French Police as officers tried to arrest him in the aftermath of the attack.
French President, visited the scene of the killing and termed it as an Islamist Terror attack and further stated that the teacher was murdered because he taught freedom of expression.