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France mobilises 10,000 troops at home after Paris shootings

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Policemen patrolling the Rue des Rosiers, in the Jewish quarter of the Marais district, in Paris on Monday. France has announced the deployment of thousands of troops and police at "sensitive" sites.

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FRANCE will deploy 10,000 soldiers on home soil by Tuesday and post almost 5,000 extra police officers to protect Jewish sites after the killing of 17 people by Islamist militants in Paris last week, officials said.

Speaking a day after the biggest French public demonstration

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