Paris attacks suspect goes on trial in Belgium over shootout


Armed police to guard court for trial of Salah Abdeslam over March 2016 shootout; he is due to face trial in France for 2015 attacks at later date.

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Hundreds of armed police are guarding the Brussels court where the trial of Salah Abdeslam, the prime Paris attacks suspect, opens on Monday following his transfer in secrecy from a prison outside the French capital, reports The Telegraph.