Al Qaeda Says It 'Laid the Plan' for Charlie Hebdo Massacre in New Video

January 14, 2015 11:04 AM

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An al Qaeda affiliate directly claimed responsibility for the massacre in Paris last week, saying in a new video their leadership "chose the target, laid the plan and financed the operation."

A high-profile member of al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula appeared in a video that circulated online overnight calling the gunmen who killed 12 people last Wednesday in an attack on the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo heroes" and saying the attack was a "blessed battle."

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