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    Tunisia Arrests Three Suspects Associated With Deadly Bus Bombing

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    Tunisian counter-terrorist units on Saturday arrested three men on suspicion of organizing the deadly bomb attack on a bus with presidential guards in Tunis, a local broadcaster reported.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The alleged "religious extremists" were apprehended early morning and transferred to a center investigating terrorist crimes, in the nation’s capital Tunis, Jawhara FM radio station said. They reportedly originate from the city of Kairouan in northern Tunisia.

    On Tuesday, a bomb explosion hit a bus carrying elite presidential guards in Tunis, killing at least 13 people and injuring 20. The Islamic State militant group claimed responsibility for the attack.


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