Salah Abdeslam, the prime suspect in the 2015 Paris attacks, is seen in a temporary courtroom set up at the Palais de Justice of Paris on Wednesday. Courtroom sketch: Benoit Peyrucq via AFP Salah Abdeslam, the prime suspect in the 2015 Paris attacks, is seen in a temporary courtroom set up at the Palais de Justice of Paris on Wednesday. Courtroom sketch: Benoit Peyrucq via AFP
Salah Abdeslam, the prime suspect in the 2015 Paris attacks, is seen in a temporary courtroom set up at the Palais de Justice of Paris on Wednesday. Courtroom sketch: Benoit Peyrucq via AFP

Suspect in 2015 Paris attacks says deaths of 130 were ‘nothing personal’

  • Key defendant Salah Abdeslam tells court the coordinated killings were in retaliation for French air strikes on the Islamic State group
  • Abdeslam is the only survivor from a cell of gunmen and suicide bombers behind one of the worst terror attacks to hit the West

Topic |   Paris terror attacks
Salah Abdeslam, the prime suspect in the 2015 Paris attacks, is seen in a temporary courtroom set up at the Palais de Justice of Paris on Wednesday. Courtroom sketch: Benoit Peyrucq via AFP Salah Abdeslam, the prime suspect in the 2015 Paris attacks, is seen in a temporary courtroom set up at the Palais de Justice of Paris on Wednesday. Courtroom sketch: Benoit Peyrucq via AFP
Salah Abdeslam, the prime suspect in the 2015 Paris attacks, is seen in a temporary courtroom set up at the Palais de Justice of Paris on Wednesday. Courtroom sketch: Benoit Peyrucq via AFP
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