Committal order against suspected terrorist (Interior Ministry)
05/10/2016 20:16, TUNIS/Tunisia

(TAP) - The Interior Ministry reported, on Wednesday, the arrest of a "Takfiri" element in the region of Sidi Hsine Sejoumi.

In a statement, the department said the individual arrested is wanted by the national investigative unit in terrorist crimes for belonging to a terrorist organisation.

According to the first elements of the investigation, the presmued terrorist affirmed having sworn allegiance to the terrorist organisation "Daesh" and is working, now, to disseminate the organisation's thought on social networks.

The 22 year-old suspect is in relation with a terrorist on the run based in Syria, the same statement reads.

A warrant was issued against the suspect by the judge at the judicial counter-terrorism pole.

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