Kosher market gunman says he was a member of Islamic State

Amedy Coulibaly, a gunman killed by police Friday after seizing a Jewish supermarket in Paris, told BFMTV station he had “coordinated” with the Charlie Hebdo killers and was a member of the Islamic State group.

Cherif Kouachi, one of the brothers who carried out the Wednesday magazine massacre before taking a person hostage on Friday, meanwhile told BFMTV they had been financed by al-Qaeda in Yemen. They were also both killed in a police assault.