Scores denounce Charlie Hebdo cartoons in Iraq capital

Scores protested outside the French embassy inIraq’s capitalBaghdadon Thursday to condemn Paris-based magazineCharlie Hebdo’s decision to republish cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad.The satirical weekly reprinted the controversial images to mark the start of the trial earlier this month of alleged accomplices to a massacre at its headquarters over five years ago.Twelve people, including some of France’s most celebrated cartoonists, were killed on January 7, 2015, when brothers Said and Cherif Kouachi went on a gun rampage at the paper’s offices in Paris.Images of the prophet are widely consider…

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