The representative of the stronger sex with a Kalashnikov came to the beach near one of the hotels in Tunis metropolis SUS and began to shoot at leisure. Arrived at the police managed to eliminate the attackers, but not before he managed to kill several travelers.
The real tragedy ended for some travelers, the vacation resort metropolis Souss - armed with a Kalashnikov assault rifle, the representative of the stronger sex was released on crowded beach and started shooting. Arrived at the scene of the incident militiamen liquidated attacked, but not before he managed to kill more than 10 helpless travelers.
Initially, it was reported 3 dead, then the witnesses stated that they saw at least 6 bodies on the beach. Later, according to reliable information the Agency Sputnik, the evaluation of the dead moved again - to 13 people. The Ministry of internal Affairs of Tunisia has read 19 killed, said the Agency France-Presse on their own Twitter page. Later the number of victims was again revised to the upside - up to 27 people.
After the elimination of the attacker Tunisian military noticed on his body, an explosive device, reports RIA Novosti referring to a local radio station. Action, apparently, wanted to activate the explosives at the end of this bloody executions, but his intentions were prevented by the arrived militiamen.
WMS is one of the most famous beach resorts of Tunisia and always attracted travelers from all over the world. Note that this area was popular with local travelers. Information about whether there is among the dead and wounded natives of the Russian Federation is established.
Note, this is not 1 case of massive terrorist attacks on foreign citizens in Tunisia. So, in the afternoon on March 18 in the Bardo Museum, which houses a major collection of Roman mosaics, the militants took hostages. The result of a special operation in the military turned out to infiltrate the building, all the terrorists were destroyed. According to the latest data, the terrible terrorist attack claimed the lives of 21 foreign citizen, 17 of them tourists from Italy, Poland, France, Tunisia, Japan and South Africa, 44 people were injured.
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