On June 26, a terrorist opened fire at tourists near the Tunisian resort town of Sousse. The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the murder of scores of people.
The United Kingdom sent about 40 military personnel to Tunisia to train the country’s forces fighting against the Daesh terror group, UK Defense Secretary Michael Fallon said.
UK Foreign Office had to issue a travel advice recommending tourists visiting Tunisia to return home after the intelligence had indicated that a further attacks on tourists were likely, British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said.
Al-Qaeda-linked jihadist group, blamed for a series of attacks, lost its senior leader amid recent raid of Tunisian security forces.
According to a Whitehall source, a UK transport aircraft has left for Tunisia to carry out the repatriation of deceased British citizens following a terrorist attack.
As the investigation into Friday's massacre in Tunisia continues, UK Prime Minister David Cameron has called for a backlash against ISIL which he accuses of "ancient barbarism" and "peddling and plotting its death cult."
A terrorist attack on Friday claimed the lives of 40 people in the country's resort town of Sousse.
London advises UK nationals in Tunisia to avoid vicinity of Algeria and Libya that have seen much fanatical violence.
The Islamic State's Friday attacks in Tunisia and Kuwait could have been carried out to prove that the brutal militant group is still a force to be reckoned with despite recent setbacks IS suffered in Syria, a Turkish terrorist expert told Sputnik.
A gunman disguised as a tourist opened fire on a beach near the Tunisian resort town of Sousse on Friday.
Thirty-nine people were killed in the attack on a northeastern Tunisian resort, when a gunman pretending to be a swimmer opened fire at tourists on Friday.
Tunisian government plans to close about 80 mosques beyond the state control for inciting violence, the country’s Prime Minister Habib Essid said Friday.
The United States must push Kuwait and Tunisia to expand democracy and human rights in order to undermine support for Islamic extremists, New York-based advocacy group Human Rights First said in a statement.
The number of casualties in the attack on the Tunisian resort city of Sousse has reached 39, Mohamed Saleh Benanis, the head of local Civil Defense service said Friday.
US citizens in Tunisia should stay away from crowded areas and be mindful of the possibility of being kidnapped, the US embassy in Tunisia said in a message on Friday.
A Russian, an Ukrainian and 33 UK nationals are among those injured in Friday's terrorist attack in Tunisia, according to a list of people transferred to local hospitals after the incident.
US Department of State spokesperson said that Washington noticed no specific coordination between the terrorist attacks in France, Tunisia and Kuwait.
Spain raised its terror threat level following attacks on Friday in France, Tunisia and Kuwait, Interior Minister Jorge Fernandez Diaz said Friday.
White House said in a statement that US remains in contact with the governments of France, Kuwait and Tunisia that fell victim to deadly terrorist attacks leaving dozens dead and will continue to support them in wake of the attacks.
Russian Foreign Ministry said that Moscow strongly condemns the attack on a tourist resort near the Tunisian city of Sousse.
The attack on Tunisia's tourist resort leaves many people uneasy as the country's tourist sector was beginning to recover after the 2011 revolution, despite threats from groups such as ISIL, a local journalist told Sputnik.