The French authorities will seek the extradition of the alleged organizer of the terrorist attacks in Paris abdeslam of Salah, who was detained today in Belgium. This was stated by the President of France Francois Hollande, reports Reuters.
He stressed that Abdeslam was directly involved in the attacks in Paris. The French authorities know that the participants of the terrorist attack linked to Syria and “Islamic state” (banned in Russia), he pointed out.
The detention of Abdeslam in the Belgian district of Molenbeek has also confirmed Prime Minister of Belgium Charles Michel, who spoke at the briefing along with Hollande. Only during the operation three people were detained, he said.