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France: Mourners pay tribute to teacher killed in terror attack02:14

France: Mourners pay tribute to teacher killed in terror attack

France, Conflans-Sainte-Honorine
October 18, 2020 at 07:36 GMT +00:00 · Published

Mourners left flowers and messages in front of Bois d'Aulne college in Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, on Sunday, to pay tribute to Samuel Paty, a teacher who was decapitated in what authorities have labelled a terror attack.

People left messages reading "I am a professor" and "I am Samuel" alongside flowers and candles.

On Friday, 47-year-old history teacher Samuel Paty was beheaded outside his school in Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, northwest of Paris. The teacher had recently shown caricatures of Islam's Prophet Muhammad to his students during a discussion on freedom of speech.

France: Mourners pay tribute to teacher killed in terror attack02:14
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Mourners left flowers and messages in front of Bois d'Aulne college in Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, on Sunday, to pay tribute to Samuel Paty, a teacher who was decapitated in what authorities have labelled a terror attack.

People left messages reading "I am a professor" and "I am Samuel" alongside flowers and candles.

On Friday, 47-year-old history teacher Samuel Paty was beheaded outside his school in Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, northwest of Paris. The teacher had recently shown caricatures of Islam's Prophet Muhammad to his students during a discussion on freedom of speech.

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