Paris attackers have Britain links: US media

Inhabitants leave the security perimeter set in the Paris suburb of Saint-Denis city center, on November 18, 2015, as French Police special forces raid an apartment, hunting those behind the attacks that claimed 129 lives in the French capitalSeveral people suspected of having ties to the alleged ringleader of last month’s Paris terror attacks are based in Britain, the Wall Street Journal reported Friday. The US newspaper, citing unnamed Western officials, said several people with connections to the attacks’ suspected planner, Abdelhamid Abaaoud, are based in the Birmingham area in England’s West Midlands region. At least one person connected to the attacks, which left 130 people dead, was thought to have traveled to Britain beforehand, the Journal reported.

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