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Tunisia kills 28 jihadists after attack near Libya border

Tunisia kills 28 jihadists after attack near Libya border

TUNIS, Tunisia (AFP) — At least 28 jihadists, 10 members of the security forces and seven civilians were killed Monday in fighting in Tunisia near the Libyan border, the government said. The jihadists, six members of the National Guard, two policemen, a customs official and a soldier died after the militants attacked security posts in the border town of Ben Guerdane at dawn, the interior and defense ministries said in a joint statement.

Source: Tunisia kills 28 jihadists after attack near Libya border