Mastermind of Paris attacks -- Abdelhamid Abaaoud -- died in Wednesday's police raid: prosecutor
Abdelhamid Abaaoud, the Belgian suspected of orchestrating the Paris attacks, pictured in a February 2015 issue of the Islamic State group's online English-language magazine Dabiq

"Abdelhamid Abaaoud has just been formally identified... as having been killed during the raid" in a northern Paris suburb on Wednesday, the prosecutor said in a statement.