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Suspect in Paris Attacks Salah Abdeslam Is Extradited to France and Charged

Suspect in Paris Attacks Salah Abdeslam Is Extradited to France and Charged

PARIS — Salah Abdeslam, thought to be the only direct participant in November’s Paris attacks to have survived, was handed over to France by Belgium on Wednesday, prosecutors in both countries said. He was later charged in a French court with murder connected to terrorism, participation in a terrorist conspiracy and possession of …

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Paris Attacks Suspect Salah Abdeslam Shot and Arrested in Brussels Raid

Paris Attacks Suspect Salah Abdeslam Shot and Arrested in Brussels Raid

Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam has been shot and arrested in a police raid in the Molenbeek area of Brussels, after four months on the run and an international manhunt. “We got him,” the Belgian secretary of state for asylum and migration tweeted, confirming reports in the Belgian press that Abdeslam …

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3 Brussels Police Officers Shot in Counterterrorism Raid

3 Brussels Police Officers Shot in Counterterrorism Raid

PARIS — Three police officers were shot and slightly wounded on Tuesday afternoon during a counterterrorism operation in Brussels linked to the Paris attacks of Nov. 13. The shooting, which occurred around 4 p.m. in a section of Brussels known as Forest, followed a gunfight between police officers and several suspects, according …

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France: Paris Teacher Lied About ISIS Stabbing, Prosecutors Say

France: Paris Teacher Lied About ISIS Stabbing, Prosecutors Say

PARIS — The French authorities said on Monday that a Paris teacher who claimed to have been stabbed with scissors and a box cutter at a preschool near Paris had fabricated the story. A police official in Aubervilliers confirmed that the teacher, who has not been identified, admitted to having …

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Zastava Arms M92 Pistol Linked to Paris Terror Attacks Came Through U.S.

Zastava Arms M92 Pistol Linked to Paris Terror Attacks Came Through U.S.

BELGRADE, Serbia  — One of the guns linked to Islamic militants in the Paris attacks that killed 130 people was exported to the United States in 2013, the head of a Serbian arms factory said Thursday. Milojko Brzakovic of the Zastava arms factory told The Associated Press that the M92 …

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