HEADLINE Belgium hands Paris attacks suspect Bakkali over to France

HEADLINE

Belgium hands Paris attacks suspect Bakkali over to France

AFP

23:04, January 26, 2018

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Belgian-born Salah Abdeslam on a call for witnesses notice released by the French Police Nationale information services on their twitter account November 15, 2015. (Photo: Agencies)

Belgium on Friday handed Mohamed Bakkali, a key suspect in the deadly 2015 attacks in Paris, over to French authorities, the federal prosecutor's office in Brussels.

"Mohamed B. was handed over to the French judicial authorities today," a statement. said. Bakkali was arrested in Belgium after the Paris attacks on November 13, 2015, which left 130 people dead.

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