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Breaking: French teacher admits making up 'Islamic State' school stabbing, say prosecution

School stabbing was a lie, according to prosecutors
School stabbing was a lie, according to prosecutors

A teacher at Paris school admits that he invented Islamic knife attack

The pre-school teacher who said he was stabbed in this morning's attack has admitted that he made the story up, according to prosecutors.

The teacher said he had been attacked by a man shouting 'Islamic State' this moning in an empty classrom in Aubervilliers, a suburb of Paris.

He is currently in being treated for knife wounds to the abdomen in hospital.

France is still on high alert following the terrorist attacks on Novemeber 13.