Kenya's third largest newspaper apologizes for reprinting Charlie Hebdo cartoon

January 15, 2015 3:31 PM

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NAIROBI, Kenya – A Kenyan newspaper has apologized for reproducing a caricature of Prophet Muhammad featured in the Paris-based Charlie Hebdo magazine in its first issue since it was attacked by Islamic extremists.

The Star, Kenya's third largest newspaper, said Thursday that many Muslim readers had complained about the picture, which was published in Wednesday's issue.

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