Suicide bomber in Paris attacks police raid was Belgian-Moroccan

Police officers gather in the northern Paris suburb of Saint-Denis city centre on November 18, 2015, as French Police special forces raid an apartment, hunting those behind the attacks that claimed 130 livesA suicide bomber who blew himself up during a huge police raid following the jihadist attacks in Paris was a Belgian-Moroccan man also suspected of being one of the gunmen in the November rampage, a prosecutor said Thursday. Chakib Akrouh, 25, was identified from DNA matched to his mother, Paris prosecutor Francois Molins said in a statement. “The suicide bomber who blew himself up… was identified as Chakib Akrouh, born on August 27, 1990 in Belgium, of Belgian Moroccan nationality,” Molins said.

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