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Small French town holds memorial service for terrrorist attack victims

A Catholic church service, attended by religious leaders including local imams as well as mourners, survivors and rescue workers, was held on Sunday in the small town of Trèbes, near Carcassonne in south-west France, for the four victims of the Friday shooting attacks perpetrated by a 25-year-old gunman who claimed to be acting in the name of the so-called Islamic State group.

France holds memorial service two weeks after massacre

Friday's service in central Paris will bring together 1,000 people, including President François Hollande as well as survivors and victims' families.