Photographer is shot in the chest as hundreds of Charlie Hebdo protesters clash with police in Pakistan outside French embassy

Protesters burned represenations of French flags as Pakisatani officials tried to get them under control using tear gas, batons and water cannons

AFP photographer Adif Hasan was shot as some 200 protesters took to the streets outside the French consulate in Kuratchi after the magazine published an image of Prophet Muhammed in its ‘survivor’ edition.

Hasan was believed to have been shot by protesters and although his condition was at first thought to be serious, he was now said to be recovering.

AFP news director Michele Leridon said that Hassan underwent surgery and that ‘his life does not seem in danger.’ AFP is now trying to find out whether Hassan was targeted or accidentally shot.

Two other people are said to have been injured…

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