World Bulletin / News Desk
Three police officers were killed in clashes with armed forces at a checkpoint near Sidi Bouzid in central Tunisia, TAP state news agency reported on Monday.
Two police officers died in an attack on the checkpoint and another in a later clash. One fighter was killed and another captured, TAP said.
No group claimed the Sidi Bouzid attack, but several small brigades of armed groups are active inTunisia, including Okba Ibn Nafaa, which operates along the border with Algeria. One of its Algerian commanders was blamed by Tunisian officials for orchestrating the Bardo assault.Güncelleme Tarihi: 15 Haziran 2015, 10:38