Charlie Hebdo Attack: #JesuisAhmed Hashtag Commemorates Murdered Police Officer Ahmed Merabet
The identification of one of the Charlie Hebdo attack victims as a Muslim has led to a new rallying cry online. Following the #JesuisCharlie hashtag which went viral as a symbol of solidarity for the slain, a new slogan paying tribute to a murdered police officer is gathering steam. Ahmed Merabet was shot at point blank range on the pavement outside the newspaper’s Paris offices. Ahmed Merabet was killed in the Charlie Hebdo attack Merabet, an officer in the 11th arrondissement brigade, was killed despite raising his hands in a gesture of surrender. The tweet reads: “I am not Charlie,...