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5 years since Charlie Hebdo attack
January 7, 2020
by Magnum Photographers
Five years have passed since two men armed with assault rifles coldly shot 12 people on the premises of the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo, on the morning of January 7, 2015. Not long afterwards, an accomplice murdered a policewoman in Montrouge and entered heavily armed in a Jewish mini-market. Four people were killed in the Hyper Cacher attack. A wave of attacks that moved France, a few days later a republican march was organized across France in tribute to the victims, against terrorism and for freedom of speech.

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