Man suspected of belonging to terrorist organisation arrested in Gafsa
01/06/2020 12:12, TUNIS/Tunisia

(TAP) - A man wanted "over suspected belonging to a terrorist organisation" was arrested Sunday in Gafsa, National Guard spoksperson Houssem Jebabli said on Monday.

The suspect, a 37-year-old man, is subject of a wanted notice issued by the Tunis Court of First Instance. He is sentenced to 1 year in prison.

The man was arrested in El Guettar where he lived, after being ambushed by an Anti-Terrorism division in Gafsa, the same source pointed out.

After consultation with the Public Prosecutor's Office, the suspect was taken to the Research and Investigation Division in El Ksar city to take the necessary legal measures against him.

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