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Thalys train assault: Belgium charges two over foiled 2015 shooting

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The passengers who overpowered the gunman have been hailed as heroes in France

Two other folks were charged in Belgium over an August 2015 assault on a French high-speed train travelling from Amsterdam to Paris.

The pair have been charged with taking part in “the activities of a terrorist group”, prosecutors stated.

They are suspected of serving to Moroccan gunman Ayoub El-Khazzani, who was once overpowered through passengers, together with 3 Americans and a Briton, after he opened hearth at the Thalys train.

No one died within the incident.

The suspects charged have been amongst 4 other folks detained on Monday in Belgium after police raids. The different two other folks have been launched after being wondered.

Mr El-Khazzani, 26, is expecting trial in France.

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