Update 2020-08-13: According to further reports on Thursday (13 August), the attacker was a woman who injured herself, threatened passers-by with a knife and smeared with her blood. She was arrested by security forces. There were no reports of further injuries.
2020-08-13: Media reports on Thursday (13 August) of an attack with a knife in the city of Bergen. Reports mention several persons injured. The attack occurred on the Danmarksplass square. Security operations were still underway at first.
Heightened security measures and operations of security forces are to be expected. Armed clashes are possible during arrests of suspects. Travellers are advised to exercise high caution, to strictly avoid operations of security forces, and to follow instructions from security forces.