PARIS (AP) — Demonstrations round France have been known as in assist of freedom of speech and to pay tribute to a French historical past trainer who was beheaded close to Paris after discussing caricatures of Islam’s Prophet Muhammad along with his class.

Samuel Paty was beheaded on Friday by a 18-year-old Moscow-born Chechen refugee who was shot lifeless by police.

Political leaders, associations and unions will reveal Sunday afternoon in Paris and in different main cities together with Lyon, Toulouse, Strasbourg, Nantes, Marseille, Lille and Bordeaux.

The gatherings come as French authorities say they’ve detained a 10th individual following the horrific incident.

French anti-terrorism prosecutor Jean-Francois Ricard stated an investigation for homicide with a suspected terrorist motive was opened. At the very least 4 of these detained are members of the family of the attacker, who had been granted a 10-year residency in France as a refugee in March, was armed with a knife and an airsoft gun, which fires plastic pellets.

His half-sister joined the Islamic State group in Syria in 2014, Ricard stated. He didn’t give her title, and it’s not clear the place she is now.

The prosecutor stated a textual content claiming duty and {a photograph} of the sufferer had been discovered on the suspect’s cellphone. He additionally confirmed {that a} Twitter account beneath the title Abdoulakh A belonged to the suspect. It posted a photograph of the decapitated head minutes after the assault together with the message “I’ve executed one of many canine from hell who dared to place Muhammad down.”

The assault has provoked world condemnation. U.S. President Donald Trump addressed the killing Saturday evening from a political rally in Janesville, Wisconsin.

“On behalf of america, I’d like to increase my actually honest condolences to a pal of mine, President (Emmanuel) Macron of France, the place they simply yesterday had a vicious, vicious Islamic terrorist assault — beheading an harmless trainer close to Paris,” he stated. “France is having a tough time and Macron’s an incredible man.”