Photos: Across France, people stand in long queues for new issue of Charlie Hebdo

The new issue of Charlie Hebdo, the French satirical magazine that was attacked by gunmen in a Paris, was sold out within minutes. We take a look photos of people queuing up to buy Charlie Hebdo.

FP Staff January 15, 2015 08:17:37 IST
Photos: Across France, people stand in long queues for new issue of Charlie Hebdo
Photos Across France people stand in long queues for new issue of Charlie Hebdo

The new issue of Charlie Hebdo, the French satirical magazine that was attacked by gunmen in a Paris, was sold out within minutes. 12 of the magazine's staff were killed in the attack. We take a look photos of people queuing up to buy Charlie Hebdo. Reuters

Photos Across France people stand in long queues for new issue of Charlie Hebdo

People queue to get a copy of satirical French magazine Charlie Hebdo new issue titled "Tout est pardonne" ("All is forgiven") showing a caricature of Prophet Mohammad in front of a kiosk in Paris. Charlie Hebdo published a front page showing a caricature of the Prophet Mohammad in its first edition since Islamist gunmen attacked the satirical newspaper. With demand surging for the edition on the news stands on Wednesday, the weekly planned to print up to 3 million copies and in sixteen languages, dwarfing its usual run of 60,000, after newsagents reported that large numbers of customers around the country were placing orders. Reuters

Photos Across France people stand in long queues for new issue of Charlie Hebdo

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls holds a copy of Charlie Hebdo with the title "Tout est pardonne" ("All is forgiven") as he leaves the weekly cabinet meeting at the Elysee Palace in Paris. 

Photos Across France people stand in long queues for new issue of Charlie Hebdo

People queue for the new issue of satirical French weekly Charlie Hebdo entitled "Tout est pardonne" ("All is forgiven"), which shows a caricature of Prophet Mohammad, at a kiosk in Nice. Reuters

Photos Across France people stand in long queues for new issue of Charlie Hebdo

A woman shows a copy of the new issue of satirical French weekly Charlie Hebdo entitled "Tout est pardonne" ("All is forgiven"), which shows a caricature of Prophet Mohammad, in front of a kiosk in Paris. Reuters

Photos Across France people stand in long queues for new issue of Charlie Hebdo

A man poses with the new issue of French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo entitled "Tout est pardonne" ("All is forgiven"), which shows a caricature of Prophet Mohammad, at a cafe in Nice, southern France. Reuters

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