France train attack suspect charged: judicial source

AFP| Updated: Aug 26, 2015, 04:53 AM IST

The Moroccan man suspected of launching an attack on a high-speed train in France last week has been charged with attempted murder of a terrorist nature, a judicial source said Wednesday.

Ayoub El Khazzani, 25, was remanded in custody, also charged with weapons offences and "participation in a terrorist association with a view to organising one or several damaging crimes," according to the prosecutor`s submissions.