3rd attack on Magazine in last 10 years.
Gunmen went in firing automatic weapons. Shooting went on for 5 minutes
NBC News reported:
CNN video report:
Two cops were among 12 people killed Wednesday when gunmen stormed a French satirical news magazine which has published cartoons of the Muslim Prophet Muhammad.
France raised its terror threat level following the shooting at Charlie Hebdo in central Paris and stepped up security for media organizations, large stores and places of worship. The gunmen remained at large hours after the attack.
"We will find the people who did this
Benoit Bringer, a journalist with Agence Premiere Ligne who saw the attack, told the iTele network he saw several masked men armed with machine guns. Television footage from the scene showed a police car with at last 10 bullet holes in the windshield.
Police confirmed 12 people had been killed, including two officers.
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