Gunmen open fire, shoot down 10 journalists, 2 policemen in Charlie Hebdo office in Paris

January 7, 2015 2:03 PM

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Gunmen open fire, shoot down 10 journalists, 2 policemen in Charlie Hebdo office in Paris

Paris: Unknown gunmen on Wednesday opened fire and shot down at least 10 journalists and two policemen in Charlie Hebdo's Paris office. The Charlie Hebdo is a French satirical weekly newspaper.

The 10 deceased journalists include magazine's chief editor and the cartoonist Charb who was included in Al-Qaida's wanted list in 2013 for producing cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed.

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