Mayor de Blasio honors man who saved lives in Paris terror attack

Lassana Bathily risked his own life to save shoppers when the Parisian market came under siege by Islamic terrorists in January. (WABC)

Mayor Bill de Blasio gave a hero's welcome Friday to a worker from a kosher market in Paris who helped others during a deadly terror attack.

Mayor de Blasio met with Lassana Bathily at a mosque in Brighton Beach.

Bathily risked his own life to save shoppers when the Parisian market came under siege by Islamic terrorists in January.

Bathily is a Muslim who immigrated to France from Mali.
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