Cop wounded in Paris shoot-out – police

2015-01-08 10:40


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SA newspapers pay tribute to 12 killed in Paris attack

2015-01-08 10:12

Today's South African newspapers focused on yesterday’s terrorist attack in Paris which killed 12. It is believed to be the worst terror attack in France in decades. Watch.WATCH

Paris - A police officer was wounded in a shoot-out in southern Paris on Thursday, a police source told Reuters, adding that it was unclear at this stage whether there was any link to the killings at the Charlie Hebdo magazine.

Television station iTELE said two police officers were lying on the ground after the attack.

French police are carrying out manhunt for two brothers suspected of killing 12 people on Wednesday at satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris in a presumed Islamist militant strike.

On Thursday, authorities released photos of the two French nationals still at large, calling them "armed and dangerous".

Seven people have already been arrested in the ongoing investigation, Prime Minister Manuel Valls said.

Read more on:    charlie hebdo  |  manuel valls  |  france  |  paris shooting

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