Currency converter
News Feed
News Search Topics
Use filter
You can filter your feed,
by choosing only interesting

16 detained in special operations in Belgium — prosecutors

November 23, 2015, 8:54 UTC+3 BRUSSELS
The key suspect in the Paris terrorist attacks, Salah Abdeslam, is still at large, prosecutors say
1 pages in this article

BRUSSELS, November 23. /TASS/. Sixteen people have been detained and one injured as a result of Belgium’s largest national antiterrorism operation, a spokesman for Belgian federal prosecutors said at a news conference.

"Belgian police conducted 19 coordinated raids in seven municipalities, 16 people have been arrested, one injured," the spokesman said. "The key suspect in the Paris terrorist attacks — Salah Abdeslam — was not detained during the antiterrorism operation in Belgium."

Hundreds of police agents supported by the military, armored vehicles and helicopters took part in the operations.

Show more
In other media