Abdelhamid Abaaoud

Abaaoud Sneaked Through Europe’s Borders Planning More Attacks, New Reports Says

Abdelhamid Abaaoud, the Belgian citizen who is considered to have organized the November 13 Paris attacks, was planning future attacks in France, according to leaked testimonies and media reports. Reuters cites sources "close to the investigation" who claim that Abaaoud was boasting...

DNA Test Places Abaaoud in Athens in January

A joint investigation conducted by Greek and French authorities found that Abdelhamid Abaaoud's DNA matches DNA samples found during a Greek police raid of apartment buildings in Athens in January 2015. Abaaoud, a Belgian national who is considered to have orchestrated the...

Brussels on Terror Lockdown as Authorities Hunt For Paris Attackers

Facing the "imminent threat" of terror attacks, Belgian authorities placed Brussels on lockdown Saturday, shutting its subway system and warning citizens against public gatherings as law enforcement agencies pressed their hunt for the perpetrators of the November 13 Paris...

Greek Government Refutes French Claims That Abdelhamid Abaaoud Passed Through Greece

Abdelhamid Abaaoud, who is thought to be the organizer of the attacks on Paris that claimed 129 lives, was killed during a police operation in Paris on Wednesday. Questions have arisen over how Abaaoud, who was born and raised...

Paris Attack Mastermind Orchestrated Failed Hit from Athens in January

Abdelhamid Abaaoud, the man who is considered by French and Belgian authorities to be the mastermind of the Islamic State hits in Paris, was orchestrating a failed attack from Athens in January. An investigation on the 27-year-old terrorist that took...

Belgian Authorities Looking for Jihadists in Greece

Belgian media reported that the country's authorities are currently searching in Greece and Turkey for the "mastermind" behind the group that was organizing terrorist attacks in Belgium. “With help from the FBI, our authorities are looking for the leader...