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Paris suspect Abdeslam: `My silence doesn`t make me a criminal`

Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam told a Belgian court Monday his refusal to answer questions does not make him a criminal and charged that Muslims were "judged mercilessly."

Paris suspect Abdeslam: `My silence doesn`t make me a criminal`
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Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam told a Belgian court Monday his refusal to answer questions does not make him a criminal and charged that Muslims were "judged mercilessly."

"My silence does not make me a criminal, it`s my defence," Abdeslam said when asked why he attended the trial in Brussels but refused to answer questions.