Charlie Hebdo Knife Attack Suspects Charged

French authorities have detained and charged four (4) Pakistanis that are suspected to be accomplices of a meat cleaver attack that was done by a compatriot outside the former offices of the Charlie Hebdo that has wounded two people.

French authorities have detained and charged four Pakistanis that are suspected to be accomplices of a meat cleaver attack by an accomplice outside the former offices of the Charlie Hebdo weekly newspaper.  Two people were wounded in the attach

The four male suspects, aged 17 to 21, were said to be in collaboration with the attacker.

According to the judicial source that was close to the investigation, the men are suspected of being aware of the attacker’s plot and encouraged and assisted the suspected in the commission of the assault.

In response, president Emmanuel Macron’s government has implemented legislation to curtail radical Islamist activity in France. 

The bill sparked anger and protests in some Muslim countries.


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