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    Tunisian National Guard Head, 3 Terrorists Killed in Shooting on Algeria Border – Reports

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    CAIRO (Sputnik) – Tunisian National Guard’s head and three militants were killed on Monday morning during a shooting in the country's Kasserine region that borders Algeria, the Tunisian radio Mosaique FM reported.

    The incident took place in the Haydrah border area, according to the radio station.

    "Guard units have been following these terrorists for 10 days, and it's still continuing," a spokesman for the Tunisian national guard, Husam al-Din al-Jabali, said, as cited by Shems FM.

    The broadcaster added that the terrorists tried to get into the Kef mountains toward Kasserine’s mountain area.

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