Tunisia forces kill 10 Islamist militants in raids




 
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Tunisia forces kill 10 Islamist militants in raids
 
October 19th, 2013  
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Tunisia forces kill 10 Islamist militants in raids
TUNIS (Reuters) - Tunisian security forces have killed 10 Islamist militants near the border with Algeria during a three-day operation against gunmen who attacked police patrols in the remote northern region, the government said on Saturday. Prime Minister Ali Larayedh said the militants belonged to Ansar al-Sharia, the most radical Islamist group to emerge in the North African country since the 2011 uprising ousted its autocratic leader and triggered revolts across the region. ...

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