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Gun attack at French satirical magazine

Charlie Hebdo, which published charactuers of the Holy Prophet Muhammad, had its main office in Paris attacked this morning by multiple armed men. There was prolonged gunfire as the men opened fire within the offices with the French police confirming that 12 people have died in the attack including two police officers. The AP are reporting [...]


Sunnis gun down Shias in Pakistan

Gunmen on a motorcycle opened fire on Shiite Muslims in southwest Pakistan on Monday, killing six in an apparent sectarian attack, police said. Three other Shiites were wounded in the attack on a shoe store in Quetta, the capital of Baluchistan province, said police officer Hamid Shakil. No group has claimed responsibility for the attack.