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A Dog Hero Is Killed In Action

German shepherd dog - Deutscher SchäferhundAccording to USA Today a police hero dog named “Diesel” was killed during a police raid on Wednesday that targeted the suspected mastermind of deadly terror attacks in Paris.

USA Today went on to write, “On social media, the hashtag #JeSuisChien, which means “I am dog,” began trending worldwide on Twitter as people tweeted tributes to the dog.

The hashtag was used over 55,000 times after the death of the hero dog was announced and is a nod to the #JeSuisCharlie hashtag that was used after the January terror attack at the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo.  

The 7-year-old dog hero was killed sometime during the seven-hour siege on an apartment in the Paris suburb of Saint Denis; French police tweeted on Wednesday. (Read more …)

 

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