Brussels Jewish Museum killings: Mehdi Nemmouche trial begins

_105128668_hi051499162Source: BBC News

The trial of a man accused of killing four people at the Jewish Museum of Brussels has started in Belgium.

Frenchman Mehdi Nemmouche is accused of shooting two tourists, a volunteer and a receptionist in the 2014 attack.

He allegedly fought in a jihadist group in Syria’s war before returning to Europe and carrying out the anti-Semitic attack.

Nemmouche faces a life sentence if convicted, and denies the charges contained in the 200-page indictment.

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