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Paris attack suspect Salah Abdeslam accomplice charged with terror offence for Brussels bombings
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Paris attack suspect Salah Abdeslam accomplice charged with terror offence for Brussels bombings

A Belgian judge has charged an accomplice of the Paris attacks’ suspect Salah Abdeslam with a terror offence linked to the March 2016 Brussels suicide bombings, prosecutors said on Friday.

Paris suspect Salah Abdeslam has not spoken since day after arrest: prosecutor
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Paris suspect Salah Abdeslam has not spoken since day after arrest: prosecutor

Key Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam has "invoked his right to silence" and not spoken to investigators since a few brief interviews on Saturday, the day after his dramatic arrest in central Brussels, the federal prosecutor said Friday.

The Latest: IS claims responsibility for Brussels attacks; 3rd bomb neutralised
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The Latest: IS claims responsibility for Brussels attacks; 3rd bomb neutralised

Florence Muls, a spokeswoman for the Brussels Airport, says a third bomb has been neutralized at the airport after two other bombs killed at least 10 people there Tuesday morning.

After Salah Abdeslam arrest, police find new suspect's DNA imprint on Paris Attacks
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After Salah Abdeslam arrest, police find new suspect's DNA imprint on Paris Attacks

Police have found the DNA of a newly-identified suspect on explosives used in last year's Paris attacks, a French source revealed Monday, but Belgium's prosecutor admitted they are "far from solving the puzzle" of the massacre.

Salah Abdeslam: The Islamic State's pot-smoking, beer-swilling enigma of the Paris attacks
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Salah Abdeslam: The Islamic State's pot-smoking, beer-swilling enigma of the Paris attacks

The 26-year-old Franco-Moroccan, whose brother Brahim blew himself up in the French capital during the November 13 attacks, is said to have fled into the arms of the Islamic State (IS) group in Syria but he was eventually tracked down to Molenbeek, the immigrant neighbourhood where he had lived for years.

Salah Abdeslam, most wanted man for Paris Attacks, captured alive in fierce Brussels raid
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Salah Abdeslam, most wanted man for Paris Attacks, captured alive in fierce Brussels raid

The arrest came hours after prosecutors revealed that Abdeslam's fingerprints were found in an apartment in another part of Brussels earlier this week following a raid in which a suspected IS militant was killed.

Editor vows a Charlie Hebdo 'worthy' of slain colleagues
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Editor vows a Charlie Hebdo 'worthy' of slain colleagues

From their bunker at an undisclosed address in southern Paris, the staff of French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo are soldiering on a year after coming close to annihilation in a jihadist attack.

France: Man shot dead as he speeds Peugeot station wagon at 4 soldiers guarding mosque
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France: Man shot dead as he speeds Peugeot station wagon at 4 soldiers guarding mosque

A driver was shot and wounded on Friday as he drove a car at four soldiers guarding a mosque in southeastern France, local authorities said, as the country remained on high alert after the November 13 Paris attacks.

Laughing gunmen taunted victims and played xylophone in Paris concert attack: witnesses
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Laughing gunmen taunted victims and played xylophone in Paris concert attack: witnesses

In the midst of the bloodbath at a music hall in Paris, one of the gunmen laughed and played the xylophone left behind after the band had fled the stage, according to new accounts emerging six weeks after France's deadliest terror attacks.

France confirms death of jihadist with Paris attacks links
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France confirms death of jihadist with Paris attacks links

France on Wednesday confirmed the death of French jihadist Charaffe el Mouadan, who had close links to at least one of the Paris attackers, as it emerged the gunmen coordinated the November 13 assault in real time.

Paris to save notes, poems and drawings left after the attacks
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Paris to save notes, poems and drawings left after the attacks

The city of Paris has decided to collect and archive the notes, poems and drawings left by passers-by on informal memorials at the sites of the Nov. 13 attacks, to keep the memory intact of the moving and spontaneous show of solidarity and compassion toward the victims.

France puzzles over what to do with Paris attackers' bodies
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France puzzles over what to do with Paris attackers' bodies

Bury them discreetly? Hand them back to their families, return them to the country of origin? Knowing what to do with the remains of the assailants involved in last month's Paris attacks is proving to be a conundrum for French officials.

In response to 'army of fanatics', Hollande vows 'more songs, concerts and shows'
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In response to 'army of fanatics', Hollande vows 'more songs, concerts and shows'

President Francois Hollande vowed Friday to destroy the "army of fanatics" behind the Paris attacks but also said France would respond with more songs, concerts and shows, as the nation paused to honour the 130 killed.

After Paris, US political shift on privacy vs security; Marco Rubio rises on foreign policy plank
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After Paris, US political shift on privacy vs security; Marco Rubio rises on foreign policy plank

The Paris attacks have renewed debate on the U.S. government's post-Sept. 11 domestic surveillance laws, leading to efforts to revive the issue in Congress.

Obama reassures jittery Americans, says no specific terror threat against US
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Obama reassures jittery Americans, says no specific terror threat against US

President Barack Obama sought Wednesday to reassure jittery Americans traveling home for Thanksgiving that they face no credible and immediate terror threat and said that security services are working around the clock to keep the US safe.

Shock, tears, shame for Paris attackers' families: 'He was like a pressure cooker going to explode', says a mother
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Shock, tears, shame for Paris attackers' families: 'He was like a pressure cooker going to explode', says a mother

Mostefai's brother and the families of the other attackers -- most of them French or Belgian nationals -- must now cope with the shock and shame caused by the knowledge that their loved ones were responsible for the worst terror attack in France's history.

Paris attackers exploited intelligence gaps that remain open
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Paris attackers exploited intelligence gaps that remain open

The Paris attackers exploited intelligence holes from France to Syria, authorities say, taking advantage of mistrust between European governments, France's overwhelmed security services and the collapse of authority across the war zone contested by the Islamic State group.

Factbox: The hunt for the Paris attackers
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Factbox: The hunt for the Paris attackers

France and Belgium are trying to hunt down suspects and would-be assailants following the Nov. 13 attacks that killed 130 people in Paris. One man is being held by police in France, one is on the run and possibly in Belgium and 10 have died, seven of them in the attacks themselves

Paris attacks rooted in Brussels bring question: Why Belgium?
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Paris attacks rooted in Brussels bring question: Why Belgium?

The family homes of the suspected mastermind of the Paris attacks and one of the suicide bombers stand only a few blocks apart in the Belgian capital's Molenbeek neighborhood. After a string of attacks in recent years linked to its grimy streets in central Brussels, a key question arises: Why Belgium?

Brussels under serious threat after Paris attacks
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Brussels under serious threat after Paris attacks

Heavily armed police and soldiers patrolled key intersections, subways were closed and many stores shut their doors in Belgium's capital Saturday as the government warned of a threat of Paris-style attacks. At least one suspect from the deadly Paris attacks is at large and was last seen crossing into Belgium.