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Raoued: National Guard besieging "very dangerous" terrorist group

interior ministryTUNIS (TAP) - The Special Unit of the National Guard (USGN) besieged, on Monday afternoon, a house in Raoued where a "very dangerous" terrorist group was hiding," spokesman for the Ministry of the Interior Mohamed Ali Laroui told TAP on Monday.

According to the same source, the firefight continued until 7 p.m. between terrorist elements and security forces who were trying to capture them alive, he indicated.

The ministry had earlier called on the media not to disclose information on ongoing security and military operations, with a view to ensuring the success of interventions.