Alleged Paris attacks suspect arrested in Morocco

January 18, 2016 3:45 PM

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Alleged Paris attacks suspect arrested in Morocco

A statement issued by the Interior Ministry said the man was a Belgian national of Moroccan origin who had fought in Syria with the al Qaeda affiliate there before joining ISIS.

The statement said the man, identified only by the initials J.A., had a "direct relationship" with the militants who carried out the Paris attacks.

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