Tunisia: Fire in Mornaguia Prison Under Control

Tunis — "A fire which broke out, on Monday morning, in the Mornaguia prison was immediately brought under control" a Justice Ministry source said.

This fire broke out following an attempt of torching a mattress in one of the prison cells, specified the same source, explaining that some inmates protest against their exclusion of the presidential pardon and claim their registration on the list of the pardoned prisoners...

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