Belgian suspected of planning attack arrested in Istanbul

Belgian suspected of planning attack arrested in Istanbul

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The police of Istanbul has a Belgian arrested in suspected attack Sunday in command of the terrorist organisation Islamic State.

According to Turkish media, the man responsible for IS operations in Europe, and he became internationally sought after. Also his wife and their child are held.

The Belgian jihadist, identified as Mehdi A., in 2014, with his wife, to Syria and then to Istanbul, come to a stop to commit. He would be a resident of the municipality of Molenbeek, near Brussels.

The Turkish police schaduwde the defendant for some time before they picked up. Under more surveillance cameras were are corridors examined in the metropolis on the Bosporus.

The federal prosecutor in Belgium confirms his arrest.

See also:
’57 dangerous individuals identified in Molenbeek’

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