Je suis Ammed – I am Ahmed

Ahmed MerabetTHE 12th and last victim in the terror attack on Charlie Hebdo, a satirical magazine in Paris, was Ahmed Merabet.

ttt hd paris grab (3).pngHe was the son of immigrants from mainly Muslim North Africa. He was shot dead at point blank range on the sidewalk by a Kalashnikov-wielding masked terrorist as the killers left the magazine building.

Media are reporting that as details about his death became known, a campaign of solidarity quickly caught fire on social media, using the phrase “Je Suis Ahmed” – I Am Ahmed.