Folks in France took to the streets on Sunday to pay their respects to a junior highschool instructor who was killed in a suspected terrorist assault.
The instructor was focused in a knife assault exterior Paris on Friday by a 18-year-old Russian-born man of Chechen origin.
Prosecutors are treating the case as an act of terrorism, saying it could be linked to the instructor’s displaying a caricature of the Prophet Muhammad as a part of a category on freedom of expression.
At a sq. in japanese Paris, individuals supplied flowers to the male sufferer, and held up indicators declaring that they, too, are academics.
One junior highschool instructor mentioned she is deeply saddened, including that freedom of expression must be protected.
One other girl mentioned she got here, as a French citizen and a Muslim, to say “No” to terrorism.
In 2015, Islamic extremists carried out a deadly assault on the Paris headquarters of the Charlie Hebdo journal after it printed a caricature depicting the Prophet Muhammad.
Final month, a person from Pakistan stabbed two individuals exterior the previous Charlie Hebdo workplace after the journal republished the caricature.