Belgium arrests man in connection with Paris attacks

Reuters News
Posted: Jun 02, 2017 11:00 AM

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Belgium has arrested a man in connection with the November 2015 attacks in Paris, prosecutors said, saying he had been charged with terrorist murders and being a leading member of a terrorist organization.

Prosecutors named the man as 31-year-old Yassine A., without giving any more details on how he was related to the attacks which killed 130 people and wounded many others.

(Reporting by Robert-Jan Bartunek; Editing by Alison Williams)