Tunisia ministry says Belaid gunman fled on motorcycle

By REUTERS
February 6, 2013 17:05

 
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Tunis - The man who shot Tunisian opposition figure Chokri Belaid fled on a motorcycle ridden by an accomplice, the Interior Ministry said on Wednesday.

"A man opened fire on Chokri Belaid and then fled with a second person who was waiting motorcycle," Khaled Tarouch, ministry spokesman, said without giving further details.

Police have yet to arrest any suspects.

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