Sfax: Terrorist cell of 11 members dismantled
14/12/2016 16:36, TUNIS/Tunisia

(TAP) - The investigating judge to the judicial pole of fight against terrorism issued eleven warrants against several individuals suspected of forming a terrorist cell in Sfax.

In a statement, Wednesday to TAP, spokesman for the Tunis court of first instance and the judicial pole Sofien Selliti said that the national unit of investigation on crimes of terrorism (the Gorjani national security directorate) had dismantled a takfiri terrorist cell in Sfax composed 11 members.

The cell's mission consists, according to the same source, in supporting logistically and materially the terrorist groups holed up on the country’s heights. An important quantity of explosives primary materials were seized.

The cell members were planning terrorist acts on the Tunisian soil to sow panic and take the government down, Selliti explained.

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