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2 men suffer knife wounds after being attacked in Osaka bar

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Two men suffered knife wounds after a fight broke out among a group of men at a bar in in Minami, Osaka, on Saturday morning.

According to police, the incident occurred at around 1:10 a.m. at a bar on the second floor of a building in Chuo Ward, Sankei Shimbun reported. A bar employee called 110.

Police said one man in his 20s was stabbed in the buttocks, while a second man in his 20s was stabbed in the chest. They were taken to hospital and their wounds are not life threatening, police said.

Bar employees said the victims were attacked by at least three other men who all fled after the incident.

Police said they are examining street surveillance camera footage taken outside the building to try and identify the suspects. Police did not say if the victims, who are friends, knew their attackers.

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So many knife attacks!

Is it not against the law to carry a knife? Why does a person carry a knife unless they’re looking to use it?

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2 men suffer knife wounds after being attacked in Osaka bar

I'm confused. Do you mean they were attacked in the bar and then suffered knife wounds? Or did they receive the wounds during the attack?

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Bertie, surely by now you should know it's JT language. The staff like using 'after' in this manner. For example, 'Woman hit and killed by bus' becomes: 'Woman dies after being hit by bus', etc.

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Catch them and to the jail with that loser clowns..

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