On the first anniversary of the Charlie Hebdo attacks, Paris police shot a man wearing a suicide vest that turned out to be fake. Officials claim he was brandishing a large knife and an Islamic State flag, but one witness disputes their account.
French President Emmanuel Macron has paid tribute to the victims of a massacre at the offices of Charlie Hebdo three years ago. The killing spree in Paris was the first in a series of deadly Islamist assaults in France.
The mass shooting at the French satire magazine "Charlie Hebdo" shook Europe. But despite the outpouring of solidarity, there's no consensus about the limits of artistic freedom of expression.
Abdelkader Merah has been sentenced to 20 years in jail for terrorist offences. But he was cleared of complicity in the killing of seven people in Toulouse in 2012 by his brother Mohammed Merah.
The French satirical newspaper plans to release its first German issue on December 1. Editors have said it will initially comprise of translated articles and caricatures, but original German content will follow.
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