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Serbia Arrests Suspect in Madrid Bombings

From Times Wire Reports

Serbian police arrested a key suspect wanted in connection with last year’s Madrid train bombings, the Spanish Interior Ministry said.

The suspect was identified as Abdelmajid Bouchar, a 22-year-old Moroccan. He had been living in Belgrade under an assumed name and using a fake Iraqi passport, the ministry said in a statement.

He allegedly fled a suburban Madrid apartment shortly before alleged ringleaders in the attack blew themselves up to avoid arrest, three weeks after the bombings that killed 191 people.


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