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Charlie Hebdo attack: Obama on 'cowardly, evil attacks'

US president Barack Obama has called terrorist attacks on French magazine Charlie Hebdo, in which 12 people died, "cowardly and evil".

Four of the magazine's well-known cartoonists, including its editor, were among those killed, as well as two police officers.

A major police operation is under way to find three gunmen who fled by car.

  • 07 Jan 2015
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