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Cartoons in French weekly fuel Mohammad furor

French police cars are parked in front of satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo offices in Paris September 19, 2012. Charlie Hebdo published cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad on Wednesday, a decision criticised by the French authorities which sent riot police to protect the magazine's offices. REUTERS/Jacky Naegelen

French police cars are parked in front of satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo offices in Paris September 19, 2012. Charlie Hebdo published cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad on Wednesday, a decision criticised by the French authorities which sent riot...more

French police cars are parked in front of satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo offices in Paris September 19, 2012. Charlie Hebdo published cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad on Wednesday, a decision criticised by the French authorities which sent riot police to protect the magazine's offices. REUTERS/Jacky Naegelen
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Lebanese army soldiers secure the area around the Pine Residence, the official residence of the French ambassador to Lebanon, in Beirut September 19, 2012. French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo published cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad on Wednesday, a move criticised by the French authorities which sent riot police to protect the magazine's offices. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

Lebanese army soldiers secure the area around the Pine Residence, the official residence of the French ambassador to Lebanon, in Beirut September 19, 2012. French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo published cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad on Wednesday,...more

Lebanese army soldiers secure the area around the Pine Residence, the official residence of the French ambassador to Lebanon, in Beirut September 19, 2012. French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo published cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad on Wednesday, a move criticised by the French authorities which sent riot police to protect the magazine's offices. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir
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Lebanese army soldiers secure the area around the Pine Residence, the official residence of the French ambassador to Lebanon, in Beirut September 19, 2012. French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo published cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad on Wednesday, a move criticised by the French authorities which sent riot police to protect the magazine's offices. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

Lebanese army soldiers secure the area around the Pine Residence, the official residence of the French ambassador to Lebanon, in Beirut September 19, 2012. French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo published cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad on Wednesday,...more

Lebanese army soldiers secure the area around the Pine Residence, the official residence of the French ambassador to Lebanon, in Beirut September 19, 2012. French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo published cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad on Wednesday, a move criticised by the French authorities which sent riot police to protect the magazine's offices. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir
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A riot policeman stands guard outside the French embassy in Cairo September 19, 2012. A French magazine ridiculed the Prophet Mohammad on Wednesday by portraying him naked in cartoons, threatening to fuel the anger of Muslims around the world who are already incensed by a film depiction of him as a womanizing buffoon. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

A riot policeman stands guard outside the French embassy in Cairo September 19, 2012. A French magazine ridiculed the Prophet Mohammad on Wednesday by portraying him naked in cartoons, threatening to fuel the anger of Muslims around the world who are...more

A riot policeman stands guard outside the French embassy in Cairo September 19, 2012. A French magazine ridiculed the Prophet Mohammad on Wednesday by portraying him naked in cartoons, threatening to fuel the anger of Muslims around the world who are already incensed by a film depiction of him as a womanizing buffoon. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh
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Riot policemen stand guard outside the French embassy in Cairo September 19, 2012. A French magazine ridiculed the Prophet Mohammad on Wednesday by portraying him naked in cartoons, threatening to fuel the anger of Muslims around the world who are already incensed by a film depiction of him as a lecherous fool. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

Riot policemen stand guard outside the French embassy in Cairo September 19, 2012. A French magazine ridiculed the Prophet Mohammad on Wednesday by portraying him naked in cartoons, threatening to fuel the anger of Muslims around the world who are...more

Riot policemen stand guard outside the French embassy in Cairo September 19, 2012. A French magazine ridiculed the Prophet Mohammad on Wednesday by portraying him naked in cartoons, threatening to fuel the anger of Muslims around the world who are already incensed by a film depiction of him as a lecherous fool. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh
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A man walks near riot police vehicles guarding outside the French embassy in Cairo September 19, 2012. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

A man walks near riot police vehicles guarding outside the French embassy in Cairo September 19, 2012. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

A man walks near riot police vehicles guarding outside the French embassy in Cairo September 19, 2012. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh
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A riot policeman stands guard outside the French embassy in Cairo September 19, 2012. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

A riot policeman stands guard outside the French embassy in Cairo September 19, 2012. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

A riot policeman stands guard outside the French embassy in Cairo September 19, 2012. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh
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A riot policeman stands guard outside the French embassy in Cairo September 19, 2012. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

A riot policeman stands guard outside the French embassy in Cairo September 19, 2012. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

A riot policeman stands guard outside the French embassy in Cairo September 19, 2012. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh
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A riot policeman stands guard outside the French embassy in Cairo September 19, 2012. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

A riot policeman stands guard outside the French embassy in Cairo September 19, 2012. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

A riot policeman stands guard outside the French embassy in Cairo September 19, 2012. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh
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