Charlie Hebdo

Charlie Hebdo attack

Twelve dead in Paris terror

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January 7, 2015
* Twelve killed and four seriously injured after masked gunmen attack the offices of French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris
* Stephane Charbonnier, editor-in-chief, reportedly one of those killed
* Francois Hollande calls it an act of ‘extreme barbarity’
* French raise terrorist threat level to highest notch
* Magazine attacked in 2011 after published cover picture of the Prophet Mohammad
* World leaders condemn the attack and express solidarity with France
* Twitter solidarity hashtags #‎jesuischarlie, #charliehebdo with photos launched