30 December 2012

Tunisia: Death of Local Serviceman - Defence Ministry Clarifies

Tunis — National Defence Ministry spokesman Colonel Major Mokhtar Ben Nasr asserted that Master Corporal Badri Tlili died of a suicide attempt at the military hospital he had been transferred to.

He explained, in a statement to TAP news agency, that the defunct was summoned in Tunis to be heard within the framework of an investigation on his relations with a member of the terrorist group involved in the Jendouba events the previous week.

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