Tunisia: Radhia Nasraoui Reveals 'Suspicious Death' of Local Serviceman

Tunis — Human rights activist and President of the Association of Fight Against Torture Radhia Nasraoui told TAP news agency on Sunday that a Tunisian member of the military in El Kef died in suspicious conditions after having been transferred to the Aouina barracks the previous week as part of an investigation.

Mrs. Nasraoui asserted she had been contacted by the family of the defunct to inform her of the death of the young serviceman transferred last Wednesday to Tunis and whose corpse, returned on Saturday, was bearing marks of violence in the skull and the neck.

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