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In pictures: Paris in mourning for victims

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Image caption Commemorations took place on Saturday in Paris near the offices of the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo to honour 12 people killed by two Islamist gunmen on Wednesday (Photos: Patrick Jackson, BBC)
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Image caption A black armband was put on the statue in the famous square to mourn those who lost their lives
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Image caption Candles near the statue spelled out "Charlie" while graffiti and flyers posted on it contained derogatory references to all religions
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Image caption Pencils, candles and roses in honour of those killed were also placed near the statue
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Image caption All around the statue, the ubiquitous "I am Charlie" message could be seen
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Image caption Flagstones showed the names of the dead of Charlie Hebdo
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Image caption This message reads: 'The pen is immortal'.

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