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Paris attacks suspect Abdeslam justifies 2015 killings

Paris attacks suspect Abdeslam justifies 2015 killings

Salah Abdeslam, in custody in France over the November 2015 attacks that left 130 people dead, has refused to cooperate with French judges ever since his arrest five months after the atrocities.

Belgium charges Tunisian over 2016 Brussels bombings

Belgium charges Tunisian over 2016 Brussels bombings

A Brussels court on April 23 sentenced Ayari and Abdeslam to 20 years in prison for trying to kill police officers.

Paris attacks suspect gets 20-year sentence in Brussels trial

Paris attacks suspect gets 20-year sentence in Brussels trial

The court in the Belgian capital said "there can be no doubt" about jihadist Salah Abdeslam and his co-defendant Sofiane Ayari's involvement in extremism.

Surviving suspect in 2015 Paris attacks refuses to answer court

Surviving suspect in 2015 Paris attacks refuses to answer court

The prime surviving suspect in the Islamic State attacks in Paris that killed 130 people refused to answer questions when his trial for a later shooting incident opened on Monday in Belgium.

Abdeslam's lawyer asks for Belgian trial to be postponed

Abdeslam's lawyer asks for Belgian trial to be postponed

Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam's lawyer asked on Wednesday for his client's trial in Belgium to be postponed from next week's opening, a source close to the investigation said.

Belgium orders trial for terror suspect Abdeslam over shootout

Belgium orders trial for terror suspect Abdeslam over shootout

Belgium has ordered Paris terror suspect Salah Abdeslam and another man to stand trial over a police shootout with Belgian police last year, prosecutors said on Thursday.

Lawyers 'will not defend' main Paris attacks suspect

Lawyers 'will not defend' main Paris attacks suspect

Lawyers for the main suspect in the Paris attacks, Salah Abdeslam, said that they will no longer defend him, speaking during a TV interview on Wednesday.

Abdeslam slapped with terror charges over Paris attacks

Abdeslam slapped with terror charges over Paris attacks

A French court charged Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam over his role in the November 2015 carnage that left 130 dead, just hours after his extradition from Belgium.

Paris suspect Abdeslam charged over Brussels shootout

Paris suspect Abdeslam charged over Brussels shootout

Key Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam was charged with attempted murder over a deadly shootout with police in Brussels a week before the suicide bombings in the Belgian capital.

Belgium approves extradition of Paris suspect Abdeslam to France

Belgium approves extradition of Paris suspect Abdeslam to France

Belgian judicial authorities approved the extradition to France of Paris attacks prime suspect Salah Abdeslam, prosecutors said, adding that a date for the transfer had not been set.

Belgian police shoot suspect in Europe-wide terror raids

Belgian police shoot suspect in Europe-wide terror raids

Belgian police shot a suspect as part of a huge European terror crackdown that yielded several arrests Friday as France's president said a jihadist network that targeted both Paris and Brussels was being "destroyed".

Brussels on highest alert after deadly attacks

Brussels on highest alert after deadly attacks

The Belgian capital was on lockdown Tuesday following deadly explosions at Brussels airport and on a metro train which killed more than 30 people and wounded over 200.