A teenage refugee, who attacked train passengers with an ax and a knife in German Bavaria, was a fighter of the Islamic State.
It is reported by Le Figaro with the link to Amaq agency, close to the terrorist group.
"The author of the attack is one of the militants of the Islamic state ", - a statement reads. - "He made an assault in response to the actions of the international coalition that carries out airstrikes in Syria and Iraq."
A teenage refugee from Afghanistan, armed with an ax and a knife, wounded four people in a train in southern Germany overnight into Tuesday. Another 14 got doctors' assistance because of the state of shock. The attacker was killed when he tried to escape from the scene.