After the attack, in which 12 people were killed and 17 were injured, the authorities of Tunisia for the next 30 days declared a state of emergency, which will untie the hands of the security forces of the state, reports «al Arabiya».
Earlier it was declared a curfew, which expires at 5 PM on 25 November.
We will remind, the attack occurred on Tuesday, November 24, at one of the Central boulevards of the capital Tunis and near the interior Ministry. On the bus, which was traveling presidential guard, the bomb went off. According to preliminary data, exploded a suicide bomber.
A week ago, Tunisian authorities announced that the security services managed to prevent a major terrorist attack in the resort area. about the words of the representative of the interior Ministry, the militants, who were involved in these attacks, underwent commando training in Libya and Syria.
We will remind that on June 26 of this year on the beach near the hotel Riu Imperial Marhaba in the resort city of Sousse is a 23-year-old terrorist Seyfaddin Rezgui yaqubi (also known as Abu Yahya al-Kairouani) was gunned down by foreign tourists, killing 39 people and wounding about 40. Among the victims were citizens of great Britain, Ireland, Germany, Belgium, Russia and Portugal. Among the wounded, in addition to citizens of these countries, were the Norwegians and Ukrainians. The security forces eliminated the terrorist. Responsibility for the attack was claimed by the organization «Islamic state».