Bardo — The terrorist operation observed on Wednesday in Sidi Ali Ben Aoun, Sidi Bouzid, which made six dead and several wounded among national guards, is "a cowardly and heinous" act, National Constituent Assembly (NCA) President Mustapha Ben Jaafar strongly condemned.
In a statement released on Wednesday, the NCA president paid tribute to the security and military units for the efforts made and the sacrifices consented to defend invulnerability of the homeland and fight against the scourge of terrorism which threatens stability, unity and security of the country.
NCA president exhorted the components of the civil society as well as political parties to place "Tunisia's interest above any other consideration" and "tighten ranks to face the "cowardly and heinous" terrorists operations which aimed to undermine the democratic transition and plunge the country into a spiral of violence.
It is imperative, he said, to carry on joint action to boost the legislative, human and material framework of security units, protect their lives and help them accomplish at best their mission and guarantee their operational efficiency.
The NCA strives to speed up the adoption of legislation, meant to protect the security units in accomplishing their duties, the same statement reads.