Tunisia: Significant Security Reinforcement Around France's Embassy

Tunis — A significant security apparatus, including security and national army units were deployed in front of and around the French embassy in Tunis, noted on Friday TAP news agency journalist.

The Interior Ministry's spokesman Khaled Tarrouche said, in a statement to TAP news agency, that "these security measures are part of ministry's ordinary activities and were taken on the basis of the evolution of the situation on the regional and international level".

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