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Terrorism 2013-09-08

Tunisia dismantles terror recruitment network

Tunisia's National Guard Special Unit (USGN) broke up a terror recruitment network, the interior ministry announced on Saturday (September 7th). The group members were recruiting young Tunisians into terrorist training camps in Libya, TAP reported. Twenty-one people, including one foreigner, were arrested in the operation.

In related news, Tunisian forces dismantled two mines west of Jebel Chaambi, Shems FM reported on Saturday (September 7th). Local residents called the army after noticing two suspicious roadside boxes in the region of Doghra.

The army on Friday resumed the bombing of some areas of Jebel Chaambi and Semama, according to Tunisie Numerique. The soldiers raided villages Awled Nasr and Mraouna in search of armed terrorists.

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