AFP Journalist shot in Karachi


Karachi: A photographer of French news agency AFP was wounded in Karachi after being shot during clashes broke out outside the French consulate during protests against the satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo.

According to police, the AFP photographer Asif Hasan suffered bullet wounds from gunshots fired by the protesters. The police claimed that they did not fire at anybody.

Sources said that many protesters were armed with fire arms during the protest.