“I am Charlie”: A World’s Tribute to Paris Shooting Victims

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A woman holds a placard that reads, “I am Charlie”, during a vigil to pay tribute to the victims of a shooting by gunmen at the offices of weekly satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris, at Trafalgar Square in London January 7, 2015. (Photo by Stefan Wermuth/Reuters)

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French and European flags fly at half-mast outside the National Assembly in Paris January 7, 2015, following a shooting by gunmen at the offices of weekly satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo. (Photo by Jacky Naegelen/Reuters)

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Nicolai Wammen, Danish Minister of Defence, lights a candle in front of the French Embassy in Copenhagen, January 7, 2015, following a shooting by gunmen at the offices of weekly satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris. At left is French Ambassador Francois Zimeray. (Photo by Erik Refner/Reuters/Scanpix Denmark)

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A placard which reads “I am Charlie” is pictured as people gather to pay tribute to the victims of a shooting by gunmen at the offices of weekly satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris, in front of the European Parliament in Brussels January 7, 2015. (Photo by Francois Lenoir/Reuters)

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People gather to mourn for the victims in front of the Brandenburg Gate near the French embassy at Pariser Platz in Berlin January 7, 2015, following a shooting by gunmen at the offices of weekly satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris. (Photo by Fabrizio Bensch/Reuters)

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A woman cries during a vigil to pay tribute to the victims of a shooting by gunmen at the offices of weekly satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris, at Trafalgar Square in London January 7, 2015. (Photo by Stefan Wermuth/Reuters)

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People try to light candles to form the word “Charlie” to pay tribute to the victims of a shooting by gunmen at the offices of weekly satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris, in front of the European Parliament in Brussels January 7, 2015. Gunmen stormed the Paris offices of the weekly satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, renowned for lampooning radical Islam, killing at least 12 people, including two police officers in the worst militant attack on French soil in recent decades. (Photo by Francois Lenoir/Reuters)

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People take part in a vigil to pay tribute to the victims of a shooting by gunmen at the offices of weekly satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris, at Trafalgar Square in London January 7, 2015. (Photo by Stefan Wermuth/Reuters)

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People hold candles as they pay tribute to the victims of a shooting by gunmen at the offices of weekly satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris, in front of the European Parliament in Brussels January 7, 2015. (Photo by Francois Lenoir/Reuters)

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People light candles in tribute to the victims of a shooting by gunmen at the offices of weekly satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris, outside the French embassy in Stockholm, January 7, 2015. (Photo by Claudio Bresciani/Reuters/TT News Agency)

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A man holds up a tablet with an image that reads “wholeheartedly with Charlie Hebdo” during a tribute to the victims of a shooting by gunmen at the offices of weekly satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris, at France’s Embassy in Buenos Aires January 7, 2015. (Photo by Marcos Brindicci/Reuters)

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A woman holds a sign during a vigil to pay tribute to the victims of a shooting by gunmen at the offices of weekly satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris, at Trafalgar Square in London January 7, 2015. (Photo by Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters)

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People holds a Charlie Hebdo frontpage (L) and a picture of late French cartoonist Charb reading “together against barbarism” during a gathering in Toulouse on January 7, 2015, in solidarity for the victims of the attack by unknown gunmen on the offices of the satirical weekly, Charlie Hebdo. (Photo by Eric Cabanis/AFP Photo)

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Journalists hold placard reading “I am Charlie” as they hold a minute of silence, on January 7, 2015 at the redaction of French news agency Agence France Presse, following the attack by gunmen in the offices of the French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo. (Photo by Bertrand Guay/AFP Photo)

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People gather at the Place Royale in Nantes on January 7, 2015, to show their solidarity for the victims of the attack by unknown gunmen on the offices of the satirical weekly, Charlie Hebdo. Heavily armed gunmen massacred 12 people on Wednesday after bursting into the Paris offices of a satirical weekly that had long outraged Muslims with controversial cartoons of the prophet Mohammed. (Photo by Georges Gobet/AFP Photo)

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Pakistani newspapers carry headlines reporting about Wednesday’s attack on a satirical newspaper in Paris, at a news stand in Islamabad, Pakistan, Thursday, January 8, 2015. Police hunted Thursday for two heavily armed men, one with possible links to al-Qaida, in the methodical killing of 12 people at the Charlie Hebdo that caricatured the Prophet Muhammed. The prime minister said the possibility of a new attack “is our main concern” and announced several overnight arrests. (Photo by B. K. Bangash/AP Photo)

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A cartoon style drawing hangs outside France’s embassy that reads in Spanish “The pencil is the most peaceful weapon, don’t mess with humor” in solidarity with those killed in an attack at the Paris offices of the weekly newspaper Charlie Hebdo in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Wednesday, January 7, 2015. (Photo by Natacha Pisarenko/AP Photo)

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Flowers and pens and placards lie after being placed to show solidarity with those killed in an attack at the Paris offices of weekly newspaper Charlie Hebdo, in Trafalgar Square, London, Thursday, January 8, 2015. Masked gunmen stormed the Paris offices of a weekly newspaper that caricatured the Prophet Muhammad, methodically killing 12 people Wednesday, including the editor, before escaping in a car. It was France’s deadliest postwar terrorist attack. (Photo by Kirsty Wigglesworth/AP Photo)

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A woman holds up her hands bearing the words “Not afraid” in French during a gathering in solidarity of the victims of a terror attack against French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo in Paris, Wednesday, January 7, 2015. (Photo by Thibault Camus/AP Photo)

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Journalists of international press agency Agence France-Presse (AFP) hold signs reading “Je suis Charlie” (I am Charlie) at their headquarters in Paris as they observe a minute of silence on January 8, 2015 for the victims of an attack by armed gunmen on the offices of French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo in Paris on January 7 which left at least 12 dead and many others injured. France observed a minute of silence Thursday, broken only by church bells, in honour of the 12 people killed by apparent jihadists at a magazine known for publishing cartoons deemed offensive to Islam. At midday (11:00 GMT), crowds of people stood silently in public squares, schools and outside official buildings. Bells tolled at Paris’ Notre Dame cathedral and in churches across the country. (Photo by Francois Xavier Marit/AFP Photo)

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A tribute to the people killed at Paris offices of weekly newspaper Charlie Hebdo, is fixed to the wall outside the French Embassy in London, Thursday, January 8, 2015. Masked gunmen stormed the Paris offices of a weekly newspaper that caricatured the Prophet Muhammad, methodically killing 12 people at the offices of the Charlie Hebdo, Wednesday, including the editor, before escaping in a car. It was France’s deadliest postwar terrorist attack. (Photo by Alastair Grant/AP Photo)

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