Attacked satirical French weekly to print a million copies next week

January 8, 2015 6:02 PM

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Attacked satirical French weekly to print a million copies next week

PARIS (Reuters) - Undaunted by the gunning down of its leading cartoonists, the French weekly Charlie Hebdo plans to print a million copies next Wednesday, almost 30 times more than usual.

French media rallied around the satirical paper on Thursday, a day after militants killed 12 people as journalists held an editorial meeting, to ensure its next edition appears on time by offering funds and office space.

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