Four Tunisian police killed in attack on minister’s home

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Four Tunisian police were killed when gunmen opened fire on the interior minister’s family home in western Kasserine region, an official with the ministry said on Wednesday.The minister was not at home during the attack, ministry spokesman Mohammed Ali Laroui said. No group immediately claimed responsibility, but Tunisian forces are engaged in a crackdown on the hardline Islamist group Ansar al Sharia.Laroui said another policeman was wounded when the gunmen opened fire and then fled.Tunisia’s armed forces this year launched a major assault on the Chaambi mountains in the western region close to the frontier with Algeria where a Islamist militants have taken refuge.

For full report read ……http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/05/28/us-tunisia-violence-idUSKBN0E806620140528

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