A prison inmate in northwestern France who on Tuesday seriously wounded two guards in a knife attack described as a terrorist incident was later detained in a police raid, Interior Minister Christophe Castaner said. Protesting their working conditions after this attack, the guards' unions decided to block the entrance to 18 prisons.

France Prison Stabbing: Guards protest work conditions, block the entrance to 18 facilities

A prison inmate in northwestern France who on Tuesday seriously wounded two guards in a knife attack described as a terrorist incident was later detained in a police raid, Interior Minister Christophe Castaner said. Protesting their working conditions after this attack, the guards' unions decided to block the entrance to 18 prisons.