After scouring through charred remains, the result of raids in St. Denis, investigatoirs can confirm the suspected ringleader of the Friday attacks was killed.
Authorities confirm the mastermind 28 year old Belgian Abdelhamid Abaaoud was killed during the raids on apartments in the Paris suburb. Tips and surveillance of phone calls lead police to the neighbourhood where they launched the assault operation.
Prints from fingers, palms and soles of feet contributed to the identification of the terrorist. Abaaoud was one of two killed in the raids on Wednesday. The other killed in the strike was a woman who blew herself up.
Meanwhile, France`s National Assembly Lawmakers have approved a plan from French President Hollande to extend the state of emergency to three months to February following the Friday attacks.