Charlie Hebdo attack suspect in custody in France

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Peter Cherif, 36, alias Abou Hamza, wanted for his suspected role in the January 2015 gun attack on the Paris offices of Charlie Hebdo magazine which left 12 dead, was was immediately placed in detention after his extradition to France from Djibouti.

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The French authorities have placed in detention a fugitive suspected of helping to organise the 2015 attack on the French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo, reports The National.