S. Korean student in France stabbed in Montpellier in racist attack, 3 arrested
Updated: 2020-07-09 10:04:06 KST
It has emerged that a South Korean student was the target of a racist attack in the southern French city of Montpellier this week.
According to a local newspaper, a 29-year-old was assaulted and stabbed by several teenagers in the city's downtown area on Tuesday night, local time.
They got into a scuffle after the teenagers made racist facial gestures and the Korean man demanded they apologize.
The Korean man was taken to a nearby hospital and his injuries are known to be serious.
Three Albanian teenagers were arrested near the scene and are being held by local police.