Renzi says 'violence always loses'

Premier feels 'horror and dismay' at 12 deaths at newspaper

(ANSA) - Rome, January 7 - Premier Matteo Renzi said Wednesday that he felt "horror and dismay" at the massacre in Paris where a gunman attacked satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo, killing at least 12. "Violence will always lose against freedom and democracy," Renzi said, adding he felt close to French President Francois Hollande and Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo. Gunmen walked into the Paris offices of the weekly and opened fire, injuring a number of others, including four critically. Hollande said that the attack was terrorism "without doubt".


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