The Tunisian terrorist who stabbed three people to death in Nice had turned to a hermit-like life of prayer following a lifestyle of drink and drugs before the atrocity, his family say – as France’s Interior Minister warns of more ‘terrible attacks’ to come. Brahim al-Aouissaoui, 21, beheaded a 60-year-old woman, slit the throat of sexton Vincent Loques, 55, and stabbed mother-of-three Simone Barreto Silva, 44, to death at Nice Notre-Dame Basilica on Thursday morning. He was shot 14 times, tasered, and remains in hospital in critical condition. Speaking from Sfax, Tunisia, his mother said Aoussaoui had left school and worked as a motorcycle mechanic, at first spending his wages on alcohol and drugs. She told the Telegraph: ’I used to tell him, ”we are poor and you’re wasting money?” He would reply ”if God wills it, he will guide me to the right path, it’s my business”.’ But over the last two and a half years he became increasingly religious and isolated. ‘He prayed [and] went from home to work and back, not mixing with others or leaving the house,’ his mother said. His brother Yassine said that Aoussaoui worked harvesting olives in Italy after leaving Tunisia, then went on to France…. Read full this story
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