France: Top Suspect in 1982 Attack on Paris Arrested

June 17, 2015 4:02 PM

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The Paris prosecutor's office says the top suspect in a 1982 attack at a deli in the heart of the French capital's Jewish quarter has been arrested in Jordan.

Spokeswoman Agnes Thibualt-Lecuivre said Wednesday the suspect was arrested on June 1. She described Souhaur Mouhamad Hassan Khalil Al-Abbassi as the "supervisor" of the attack.

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