TUNISIA: ‘ POLICE CARRY-OUT COUNTER TERRORISM RAIDS IN DEEP SOUTH ‘


Ace News Services

#AceWorldNews – TUNISIA – October 23 – Tunisian police have carried out two counter-terror operations, capturing two suspected militants in the deep south, the Interior Ministry said, adding that the men were planning attacks.

Tunisian forces arrest militants in pair of operations, bystander shot ahead of electionsTunisian forces arrest militants in pair of operations, bystander shot ahead of elections

One bystander was killed in the southern town of Kebili during the exchange of fire, AP quoted spokesman Mohammed Ali Aroui as saying on Thursday.

Police have also surrounded a house in Oued Ellil, a suburb of the capital, Tunis, and have exchanged fire with those inside.

There were several injured, according to Aroui.

Tunisia holds parliamentary elections on Sunday to complete its democratic transition.

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