Three French anti-terror patrol soldiers stabbed outside of Jewish Center in Nice

Three slightly injured, attacker arrested and investigation underway

French police investigate stabbing outside of Jewish Center in Nice (Reuters)

French police investigate stabbing outside of Jewish Center in Nice (Reuters)

Three French soldiers were attacked outside of the Jewish Consistory of Nice in southern France on Tuesday while on anti-terror patrol.

The attacker, Moussa Coulibaly, reportedly approached the police with a knife, slightly injuring all three. Police forces have arrested the man and an investigation under way.

Police and security forces have been deployed through out France following last month’s terror attacks, one on a kosher supermarket in Paris in which four Jews were killed. 4,7000 police officers have been deployed to Jewish schools through out France in addition to the over 10,000 troops guarding Jewish sites.