Terror attack sparks fears among French Muslims

January 10, 2015 7:45 PM

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PARIS —One of the two brothers who massacred the staff of the satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo was just a guy from the suburbs here.

But Cherif Kouachi's suburb of Gennevilliers, a sprawling working-class enclave of North Africans and Arabs, is not known for big yards and good schools. Rather it's a breeding ground for disaffection and Islamist extremism.

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