Tunis — Repeated desecration of mausoleums and Zaouias, the most recent one targeting the Mausoleum of Sidi Bou Said is "a heinous crime committed against Tunisia's religious and cultural heritage," Mufti of the Republic of Tunisia Othman Batikh said on Tuesday.
Tunis Afrique Presse (Tunis)
Tunisia: Torching of Sidi Bou Said Mausoleum Heinous Crime Against Religious Heritage - Mufti15 January 2013
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