Suspected suicide bomber killed
Publish date: 08 July 2019
Issue Number: 831
Diary: IBA Legalbrief Africa
Tunisian security forces have killed a man wearing an explosive belt after chasing him in the capital Tunis. A report on the News24 site notes that an Interior Ministry spokesperson said there were no casualties and that the attacker detonated his explosives after being surrounded by police. He has been identified as Aymen Smiri. Two suicide bombers blew themselves up in separate attacks on police in Tunis on Thursday. Isis claimed responsibility for those attacks.