Tunisia: Siliana - Fire Put Out in Jbal Sariou, 15 Ha of Forest Destroyed

Tunis/Tunisia — A fire was brought under control on Saturday night in Jbal Sariou, Siliana.

The flames destroyed 15 hectares of forest and were subdued late in the night considering the complexity of the area, a civil protection official told TAP correspondent.

A person with mental illness would have set the fire, a National Guard official said.

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