4 Tunisian soldiers killed in landmine blast: ministry

AFP

3rd February, 2021 07:12:08 printer

4 Tunisian soldiers killed in landmine blast: ministry

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Four Tunisian soldiers were killed on Wednesday by a landmine explosion in mountainous central Tunisia during an counter-terrorism operation, the defence ministry said.

"Four soldiers who were part of a military unit tasked with carrying out a combing operation... looking for terrorist elements were killed by a mine," ministry spokesman Mohamed Zekri told AFP.


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