April 23, 2018 2:38 pm
Salah Abdeslam will not be in the Belgian court, however, as the verdict is announced in the trial into his alleged involvement in a March 15, 2016, police shootout, four months after the Paris attacks that killed 130.
November 12, 2017 9:30 pm
According to the interior ministry, extraordinary measures have helped intelligence agencies thwart more than 30 attacks in the last two years.
August 09, 2017 4:55 pm
"Security forces are actively seeking the perpetrator who is on the run. The ongoing probe will determine his motives and the circumstances in which he acted," said French Defence Minister Florence Parly.
June 21, 2017 1:47 am
The city has been on high alert for more than 18 months since Brussels-based Islamic State militants carried out attacks in Paris that killed 130 people there in November 2015 and later bombed Brussels airport and the city's metro in March last year.
May 21, 2016 8:57 am
Abdeslam was Europe's most wanted fugitive until his capture in Brussels on March 18 after a four-month manhunt.
April 12, 2016 11:18 am
The official spoke on condition of anonymity because he wasn't authorized to speak publicly about the investigation.
March 31, 2016 6:16 pm
Reda Kriket, 34, will stay in custody while magistrates continue investigating the case and determine whether to send him to trial.
March 20, 2016 6:53 pm
"We used to plan for three simultaneous attacks but Paris has shown that you need to be ready for more than that. We are ready if someone tries with seven, eight, nine, ten".
March 16, 2016 5:26 pm
Belgian security forces have still been actively hunting suspects and associates of Brussels-based militants involved in the attacks in Paris in which 130 people were killed.
January 31, 2016 9:19 am
President Francois Hollande's Socialist government adopted state of emergency legislation following the November 13 Islamist militant attacks.
November 18, 2015 3:29 pm
Police in Paris said the operation is targeting the suspected mastermind of last week's (13/11) attacks, believed to be holed up in an apartment in Saint-Denis with several other heavily armed suspects.
November 16, 2015 11:26 am
Dozens killed in Paris following a wave of attacks across the city. The violence started at the Bataclan concert hall where many hostages were found dead.
January 10, 2015 12:06 am
Charlie Hebdo had long courted controversy with satirical attacks on Islam as well as other religions.
November 18, 2015 3:44 pm