A man armed with a knife attacked people out shopping in the southeastern French town of Romans-sur-Isère on Saturday, killing two and wounding five, French officials said.
French police shot dead a man near Paris on Friday after he went on the rampage with a knife in a park, killing one person and seriously wounding two more, a French broadcaster reported.
A man accused of stabbing eight people, including four tourists, in Jordan is set to soon appear before a military prosecutor and could be charged with "terrorism", a security source said Friday.
A firebrand pro-Beijing politician in Hong Kong was wounded in a knife attack on Wednesday, the latest tit-for-tat political violence to break out in a city engulfed by seething pro-democracy protests.
A knife-wielding man killed two people and injured two others at a primary school in central China on Wednesday, the latest such attack to hit the country in recent years.
Two police officers approached two sleeping men and asked them to move on. One then pulled out a knife and refused to drop it when asked.
Four of the victims were in a critical condition, police said, after the man brandishing a large blade and and iron bar went on the rampage in Paris.
Brazil's right-wing presidential frontrunner Jair Bolsonaro was stabbed and seriously injured while campaigning Thursday, with police saying the suspect claimed to be acting on orders from God.
Two American citizens -- both believed to be male -- were seriously injured when a knife-wielding man attacked bystanders around noon on Friday at the busy station.
A 54-year-old woman died on Saturday after another woman went on a stabbing spree at a museum in northern Italy, local media reported.
A knife attacker on Friday stabbed two people at Amsterdam's Central Station before being shot by police, Dutch police said.