Two Police Officers Stabbed with Knife? in Tunisia
No less than two police officers in Tunisia have been stabbed in what the authorities believe was a terror attack in broad daylight, Daily Star UK reports.
The two cops were injured in the Tunisian city of Tunis, leaving one with a stab ? wound to the neck and another with slight injuries. Tunisia’s interior ministry said a “suspected Islamist militant” – who was known to authorities for radical views – carried out the attack.
It added a suspect has been arrested. Tunis is the capital of Tunisia and the attack was said to have occured close to a parliament building.
Large numbers of police are now seen cordoning the area in Bardo square following the attack, with blood said to be visible on the ground. According to a statement, the attacker said he considered police to be “tyrants”.