Suspected terror attack mastermind, Salah Abdesalam extradited to France

Suspected terror attack mastermind, Salah Abdeslam has been extradited from Belgium to France, Belgian authorities say. The Belgium-born French citizen faces prosecution there in relation to the Paris terror attacks in November. The 26-year-old arrived on French territory early on Wednesday, and was handed over to authorities, the Paris prosecutor’s office said. Abdeslam is due… Read More Suspected terror attack mastermind, Salah Abdesalam extradited to France

Spanish police arrests jihadist’s arms supplier

Spanish National Police have arrested a man they accuse of supplying weapons to Amedy Coulibaly, the jihadist who perpetrated the deadly attack on a kosher supermarket in Paris in January 2015. The man identified¬† as 27-year-old Antoine Denive was arrested in Malaga, Spain, in a joint operation by French and Spanish authorities, officials said on… Read More Spanish police arrests jihadist’s arms supplier

Paris terror attack mastermind arrested in Belgium

Paris terror attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam was captured alive on Friday, a Belgian counterterrorism source said. Belgium’s state broadcaster reported that the Belgian-born French citizen was injured in a shootout that ended with his capture. The Belgian counterterrorism source said two people were wounded. “We have him,” tweeted Theo Francken, Belgium’s state secretary for asylum… Read More Paris terror attack mastermind arrested in Belgium