Tunisia: Chokri Belaid's Murdurer Identified, Says Interior Minister

Tunis — Interior Minister Ali Larayedh has announced at a news conference on Tuesday that the murderer of opposition politician leader Chokri Belaid had been identified and that the police was on his trail.

Four suspects had been arrested, he indicated. One of them admitted that he had transported the crime's perpetrator, Mr Larayedh added, denying the existence of evidence involving foreign sides in this case.

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