2015 – Charlie Hebdo Shooting

When:
January 7, 2016 all-day
2016-01-07T00:00:00-08:00
2016-01-08T00:00:00-08:00
Where:
Paris
France

On January 7th, 2015, two Islamist brothers killed eleven and wounded several people in the Paris office of Charlie Hebdo (a satirical magazine). During this time, other coordinated attacks were happening around Paris. The two gunmen escaped, and were later killed in a siege. This incident has caused an increased search for related terrorists in France, Belgium and other neighboring countries.

The following report Blasphemy, Charlie Hebdo, and the Freedom of Belief and Expression: The Paris Attacks and the Reactions can be found on HSDL by clicking here.

After Charlie Hebdo, Balancing Press Freedom and Respect for Religion: Majority Says Publishing Cartoons was ‘Okay,’ byt about Half of non-whites say ‘not okay’ was published. Document can also be found here.

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