Tunisian policeman dies after being stabbed on Wednesday

Reuters News
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Posted: Nov 02, 2017 8:46 AM

TUNIS (Reuters) - A police officer who was stabbed on Wednesday by an suspected Islamist died of his wounds on Thursday, a national security spokesman said.

A suspected Islamist militant named Zied Gharbi was arrested on Wednesday after two policemen were wounded with a knife near the parliament in Tunis.

(Reporting By Tarek Amara, editing by Larry King)