Demonstrators in several Muslim countries call for a boycott of French goods after President Emmanuel Macron publicly defended Charlie Hebdo caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad, which are considered blasphemous in Islam.
Putting their differences aside, most of the Muslim world has come together to protest anti-Muslim bigotry in France.
Turkey has called on all countries, including France, to take steps against attacks on Islam. France’s anti-Muslim policies have resulted in recent calls for boycotting French products and massive protests across the Muslim world.
Ankara calls on European countries to fight back against "cultural racism, intellectual barrenness, and uncivilised discourse" as notorious magazine publishes a series of "loathsome" cartoons.
The Organization of Islamic Cooperation criticised the "discourse from certain French politicians, which it deems to be harmful to the Muslim-French relations, hate-mongering and only serving partisan political interests."
The French government's policy of 'deradicalisation' is sowing the seeds of hatred in wider French society, as the country's Muslims have become usual suspects.
The killing has prompted an outpouring of emotion and solidarity in France, with tens of thousands taking part in rallies over the weekend across the country.
The assailant was shot by police and later died of his injuries.
President Emmanuel Macron unveils controversial plan aimed to strengthen a 1905 law that officially separated church and state in his country in a new drive to push religion out of education and the public sector in France.
The 18-year-old said he wanted to avenge the republication of cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed by the satirical weekly, which in January 2015 was targeted in a massacre carried out by gunmen.
A suspect was arrested after a knife attack took place near the former office of satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, a police source said.
Satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo, the target of a massacre by gunmen in 2015, reprinted the controversial caricatures that were described as defamatory, racist and Islamophic by Muslims around the world.
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