Yemen-based al-Qaeda claim responsibility for Charlie Hebdo massacre

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Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula said in a video it sent the gunmen to kill the magaine's editorial team, confirming their claims last week.

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Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) claimed responsibility Wednesday for last week’s attack on the Charlie Hebdo offices, saying it was in “vengeance” for the weekly’s publication of Prophet Mohammed cartoons, reports FRANCE 24.