Sixth person arrested in Brussels bombing probe - Belgian minister | Reuters

BRUSSELS Belgian authorities arrested a sixth person late on Friday in connection with the suicide attacks in Brussels which killed 32 victims on March 22, Belgium's justice minister said.

Koen Geens said the man was a former Syria fighter who had just finished a prison sentence.

"He was under electronic supervision and his sentence ended on March 15," Geens told Reuters on the sidelines of a government press conference on Saturday.

(Reporting by Robert-Jan Bartunek; editing by Foo Yun Chee)

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Published Date: Apr 09, 2016 07:26 pm | Updated Date: Apr 09, 2016 07:26 pm


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