COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - A quick-thinking Boy Scout foiled an assassination attempt on the president of theon Tuesday, grabbing an attacker's knife as the man leapt from a crowd and lunged at the leader, an official said.
President Maumoon Gayoom was unhurt, but his shirt was ripped as the attacker tried a second time to stab him before being overpowered by security guards, government spokesman Mohammed Shareef said.
"One brave boy saved the president's life," he said.
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