In Zaghouan and Tataouine two separate 'terrorist' cells of five individuals were dismantled by security units, two suspects in Tataouine remain at large, while the cell in the Zaghouan planned on using an unexploded [...]
Tunisia and Algeria held meetings this week to discuss border security and increasing their cooperation against Islamist militants less than a week after Algeria announced it had killed six militants near El Oued.
After two days search operations on Jebel Sammama, Governorate of Kasserine, which saw minor hit and run clashes by militants over the weekend of March 19-20, the Ministry of Defense released photos of the [...]
Hours after announcing the conclusion of a nearly twenty four siege that ended in the death a suspected militant the Ministry of the Interior announced the easing of the curfew imposed on Ben Guerdane [...]
Heavy gunfire and several explosions occurred during a siege between security forces and militants entrenched in a home in Ben Guerdane on Sunday,March 20, several members of the security forces and civilians have been [...]
Two Tunisian Army soldiers were injured during search operations on Jebel (mount) Sammama in the Governorate of Kasserine, one day after Defense Ministry reported that a soldier was wounded in clashes with militants.
Clashes between security personnel and suspected militants, who were entrenched in a residential home near Ben Guerdane, resulted in the deaths of two militants and several injuries including several civilians and a member of [...]
Forty nine suspected terrorists have been killed and nine arrested since March 7, according to a joint communique from the Ministries of the Interior and Defense which provided updated figures on security operations following [...]