Citizens around the globe were comforted and encouraged as world leaders joined the anti-terrorist march in France. As it turns out it was a manufactured photo opp. World leaders did not participate at all. The photo below was used to make it appear is if world leaders were part of the rally. They were safe on a side street getting their pictures taken.
Truth has no utility in politics so it isn’t used.
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