Leading suspect in Tunisia museum attack killed

Tunisia's prime minister said today a leading suspect in a deadly museum attack on foreign tourists has been killed in anti-terrorist operations, as tens of thousands of Tunisians marched through the capital to denounce extremist violence.

Jihadist chief killed as thousands march in Tunisia

Tunisia said it killed the leader of the jihadists accused of organising the massacre at its national museum, as thousands took to the streets Sunday in a march against extremism.

Tunisian forces kill nine from main jihadist group: Ministry

Tunisian forces have killed nine men belonging to the country`s main jihadist group, which was accused of organising the attack on its national museum, the interior ministry said Sunday.

Tunisians to march against extremism after museum massacre

Thousands of Tunisians, led by their president and joined by several foreign dignitaries, are to march in the capital Sunday to denounce terrorism after the museum massacre of 21 tourists.

Tunisia museum attack toll climbs to 22 after Frenchwoman dies of injuries

A Frenchwoman has succumbed to injuries sustained in the March 18 attack on Tunisia`s national museum, French President Francois Hollande said Saturday, bringing the overall death toll from the shooting to 22.

23 suspects arrested over Tunis museum attack: Minister

 Tunisia said Thursday that it had arrested 23 suspects in connection with last week`s jihadist massacre at the country`s national museum.

Tunisians honour massacre dead as museum reopening delayed

Tunisians on Tuesday honoured the 21 people killed in last week`s jihadist attack on foreign tourists at their national museum, but its promised reopening was delayed.

Tunisia's Bardo museum in symbolic reopening and march after attacks

Tunisia`s Bardo museum held a ceremonial reopening on Tuesday a week after gunmen claiming alliance with Islamic State killed 20 foreign tourists in an attack aimed at wrecking the country`s vital tourism industry.

Security concerns delay reopening of Tunisia national museum

Tunisia`s national museum on Tuesday delayed a planned reopening after last week`s attack on foreign tourists due to security concerns, its head of communications Hanene Srarfi told AFP.

Tunisia museum to reopen following massacre

 Tunisia`s National Bardo Museum is set to reopen to the public Tuesday after a jihadist attack that killed 20 foreigners, as the country looks to restore faith in its tourism sector.

Tunisia fires police chiefs over museum massacre

Tunisia`s prime minister fired police chiefs in the capital Monday as the country looks to restore faith in its tourism industry after last week`s jihadist attack that killed 20 foreigners.

Tunisia PM fires police chiefs after museum attacks

 Tunisian Prime Minister Habib Essid has fired police chiefs for the capital and the area of the national museum after last week`s attacks on foreign tourists, the government said on Monday.

Soldier killed by jihadi mine in western Tunisia: Defence Ministry

A Tunisian soldier was killed and two others injured Sunday when their vehicle hit a landmine "planted by terrorist elements" in a mountainous western region near the Algerian border, the defence ministry said.

Tunisian president says third museum gunman on the run
Tunisian president says third museum gunman on the run

Tunisia`s President Beji Caid Essebsi said on Sunday that a third gunman involved in an attack that killed 23 people, mostly foreign tourists, at a Tunis museum last week was on the run.

Tunisia arrests more than 20 in crackdown since museum attack

Tunisian authorities have arrested more than 20 suspected militants in a nationwide security crackdown since gunmen killed 23 people, mostly foreign tourists, in Wednesday`s attack in the capital, the government said.

Tunisia arrests suspected militants after museum attack

Tunisian authorities have arrested more than 20 suspected militants following the Bardo museum attack when gunmen killed foreign tourists, leading to a nationwide security crackdown.

Tunisia says 'developments' in museum massacre probe

Tunisian authorities said today there were developments in the investigation into the attack on the national museum claimed by the Islamic State group that killed 20 foreign tourists.

Tunisian took break from travel agent job to shoot tourists

Shortly before he and a friend gunned down 20 foreign tourists at Tunisia`s Bardo museum, Yassine al-Abidi sat down to a breakfast of olive oil and dates with his family and left for work at his travel agency as usual.

Italy wants North African countries to rescue migrants at sea

Italy wants Egypt and Tunisia to play a role in rescuing stricken migrant vessels in the Mediterranean, a government planning paper showed, so that survivors could be taken back to African instead of European ports.

Tunisia says museum gunmen trained in Libya

The two gunmen who killed 21 people in an attack on foreign tourists at a Tunis museum trained at a militant camp in Libya, Tunisia's secretary of state for security said.