France’s Hollande defends freedom of speech after anti-Hebdo clashes abroad

January 17, 2015 3:57 PM

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PARIS (Reuters) – French President Francois Hollande said on Saturday that anti-Charlie Hebdo protesters in other countries do not understand France’s attachment to freedom of speech.

He was speaking a day after the satirical weekly’s publication of a cartoon of the Prophet Mohammad sparked violent clashes, including deaths, in some Muslim countries.

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