"He walked by me, past the fountain, towards the palace. I said: 'are you a hunter?' He said 'Allahu Akbar' and some things in Arabic I didn't understand. Around 20 seconds later the sound of gunshots started," one unidentified witness stated.
Several ambulances had rushed to the scene, where a police cordon was set up and people were evacuated. Armed security service officers had taken up positions on the palace walls.
A soldier and a private security guard were wounded in the attack.
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