5/23, 12:01 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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One person killed in Qatar Embassy in Paris - report

One person was killed in the Qatar Embassy in Paris in the 8th arrondissement, Le Parisien newspaper reported on Monday.

According to a source close to the investigation, a security guard was beaten to death in an attack in the early hours in front of the Embassy by a 38-year-old man suffering from psychiatric disorders, known for acts of violence against the police. The incident is not associated with terrorism, the source confirmed.

The Paris prosecutor's office confirmed the death and said one person was arrested on the spot. "I can confirm that an investigation was opened today on the count of murder," the prosecutor's office said.

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