NOT AFFRAID - "Je suis Charlie," or "I am Charlie." - Charlie Hebdo attack: French satirical magazine -12 murdered by Al Qaedas

Submitted by Quest-News-Serv... on Wed, 01/07/2015 - 20:40.

 People gather to pay their respects for the victims of the terror attack against the satirical newspaper, in Paris tonight

 People hold up pens and posters reading 'I am Charlie' in French as they take part in a vigil in Trafalgar Square, London

 People gather at the Place Royale in Nantes to show their solidarity for the victims of the attack  on the offices of the satirical weekly

 People gather around candles and pens at the Place de la Republique in Paris in support of the victims after the terrorist attack


("Je suis Charlie," or "I am Charlie."LOWEST LIFE COWARDS MURDER DEFENSELESS - ATTEMPT TO MURDER QUEST NEWS SOPHIA & GUY ETC.WE ARE NOT DEFENSELESS) (CNN)Hooded gunmen dressed in black burst into the office of French satirical magazine

Submitted by Quest-News-Serv... on Wed, 01/07/2015 - 18:13.


BREAKING NEWS: Anti-terror police surround building in hunt for three suspects, including two brothers 'trained in Yemen as assassins', over Paris magazine massacre that left 12 dead

  • One suspect killed and two others in custody, US counter-terrorism officials claim, but this has not been confirmed
  • Masked gunmen storm Paris headquarters with AK-47s shouting 'Allahu akbar!' and 'the Prophet has been avenged'
  • Stalked building asking for people's names before killing the editor, three cartoonists and the deputy chief editor
  • Editor Stephane Charbonnier had famously shrugged off threats, saying: 'I'd rather die standing than live kneeling'
  • Horrific footage shows a police officer begging for his life before being shot in the head at point-blank range
  • Cartoonist Corrine Rey told how she cowered with her young daughter as she watched two colleagues gunned down
  • Killers fled in stolen car across eastern Paris after a 'mass shoot-out' with police officers and remain on the loose  
  • Militants believed to be from Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula which was behind plane bomb plots in US and UK
  • Three suspects said to be all French citizens - a homeless teenage man aged 18, and two brothers aged 32 and 34
  • Newspaper had earlier posted a picture of Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi on its Twitter account
  • Publication's offices were firebombed in 2011 for publishing satirical cartoon of Prophet Mohammed
  • White House had previously criticised Charlie Hebdo in 2012 for publishing its religiously sensitive cartoons
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