Soufiane Kayal identified as Najim Laachraoui went to Syria in February 2013
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    Soufiane Kayal identified as Najim Laachraoui went to Syria in February 2013

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    Soufiane Kayal, one of the suspects wanted as part of the investigations into the Paris attacks, has been identified as actually being Najim Laachraoui. He was born on May 18, 1991 and left for Syria in February 2013, all of this highly vital information being indicated by the Federal Prosecutor’s Office on Monday.

    On September 9, 2015, Salah Abdeslam was stopped at the border between Hungary and Austria in a Mercedes along with the said individual, as well as Mohammed, Belkaid also known as Samir Bouzid, the Federal Prosecutor’s Office says. Belkaid was shot last Tuesday in the Forest area of Brussels, as a consequence of the search led as part of the same investigation.

    Christopher Vincent (Source: Belga)