TERROR ATTACK IN SWEDEN




İlknur Şebnem Öztemel-TDO- On 6th April, a truck-style terror attack  happened in Stocholm. In the afternoon, a truck driven in to the crowdin a shopping mall, located in the Queen’s Street. It has been reported that three gunmen fired to people from the truck. Five people died and several injured.

Local authorities defined the event as a ‘’terrorist attack’’. No one claimed responsibility for the attack but after the Berlin Christmas  fair attack, Westminster attack and several others in France, it is argued that ISIL organized the attack.

It is the first attack in Sweden since an Iraqi-born Swedish man exploded a bomb in the city during the Christmas period in 2010. He had only killed himself.