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French magazine Charlie Hebdo goes on sale in the UK

Hundreds of people queued from the early hours outside UK shops selling the latest edition of French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.

It comes as around 10 people have been arrested and questioned over the "possible logistical support" they may have provided three gunmen who carried out last week's attacks in Paris, Agence France-Presse reports.

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Al Qaeda claims Charlie Hebdo gunmen 'were assigned'

Al Qaeda militants in Yemen have released a video message claiming gunmen "were assigned" to attack the Charlie Hebdo satirical magazine, Reuters reports.

Brothers Chérif and Saïd Kouachi shot dead 12 people at the magazine's Paris office, including four cartoonists and two police officers, in an attack one week ago today.

The video message also reiterates the branch's claim of responsibility for the attack, and said it was "vengeance" for insulting the Prophet Mohammed.

As for the blessed Battle of Paris, we, the Organisation of al Qaeda al Jihad in the Arabian Peninsula, claim responsibility for this operation as vengeance for the Messenger of God.

– Nasser bin Ali al-Ansi, Yemeni branch of al Qaeda

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