Police searching a lone gunman who raided two media offices, leaving one man seriously wounded, issue full-face photo of the suspect.
Paris manhunt launched after a photographer was seriously wounded in attacks on daily Libération and the Societe Generale bank HQ.
Breakthrough comes more than seven months after members of a British family were gunned down in an isolated beauty spot close to Lake Annecy.
A man claiming to be an al Qaeda militant held four people hostage in a bank in Toulouse, where gunman Mohamed Merah killed seven in March.
Gunman Mohamed Merah, who went on a killing spree that claimed seven lives earlier this month, has been buried outside the city of Toulouse.
The 23-year-old suspected of killing seven people in France in the name of Al Qaeda died when police stormed his flat after a long siege.
The gunman suspected of shooting dead seven people said his only regret was not having been able to carry out his plans for more killings.
Schools throughout France observed a minute's silence at 11.00am in memory of the three children and a teacher shot dead at a Jewish school.