Wednesday 18 April 2018

Tunis attack: Gunmen kill tourists in museum raid

Thu, 03/19/2015 - 08:47 -- Henri Ahyite

Nineteen people, including 17 foreign tourists, have been killed after gunmen targeted a museum in the Tunisian capital, the Prime Minister says.

Italian, Spanish, Polish and German citizens were among those killed, as well as a Tunisian and a police officer, PM Habib Essid said.

Security forces killed two gunmen and were searching for accomplices, he added.

The attack happened at the Bardo Museum in central Tunis.