On 01 June 2014, French police in Marseilles arrested Mehdi Nemmouche ( 29-year-old French national of Algerian origin) as the primary suspect in the Brussels Jewish Museum attack on 24 May 2014. Nemmouche is suspected of killing four Jewish people, namely Alexandre Strens, an employee at the Brussels Jewish Museum, Dominique Chabrier, a French museum volunteer, and Emanuel and Miriam Riva, an Israeli couple on a visit to Belgium. At the time of arrest, Nemmouche was carrying a gun wrapped in a flag with the name ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) inscribed, according to Paris public prosecutor François Molins. If Nemmouche’s is found guilty he will be the first European Islamist who, upon returning from Syria committed an act of terror in Europe.
Mehdi Nemmouche (Islamic State / ISIS) -- INDIVIDUAL PROFILE
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