Afghans stage small demonstration against Charlie Hebdo magazine near French Embassy in Kabul

January 22, 2015 7:30 AM

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KABUL, Afghanistan – Around 100 people have demonstrated in the Afghan capital against the publishers of the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, accusing them of blasphemy.

Many of the protesters carried banners emblazoned with a red heart and the name of the Prophet Muhammad as they marched near the French Embassy in Kabul on Thursday. Some in the crowd chanted "We love Muhammad."

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