12 Killed At French Satirical Magazine Hq

12 KILLED AT FRENCH SATIRICAL MAGAZINE HQ

French police say 12 people have now died in a shooting at the offices of a satirical magazine in Paris.

At least 4 others have been critically injured in the incident at the offices of Charlie Hebdo.

Shortly before it happened the magazine posted a tweet mockingly wishing the head of Islamic State a Happy New Year.

The publication has previously been targeted for its depictions of the prophet Muhammad.

French President Francois Hollande has described it as an act of exceptional barbarism.

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