Car Bomb Explodes In Tunis Hours Before Secular Politician's Funeral

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Reuters
A bomb in a police car exploded on Saturday in the Tunisian capital of Tunis hours before the funeral of assassinated secular opposition politicial Mohamed Brahmi, a spokesman at the Interior Ministry said.

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A bomb in a police car exploded on Saturday in the Tunisian capital of Tunis hours before the funeral of assassinated secular opposition politicial Mohamed Brahmi, a spokesman at the Interior Ministry said.

There were no casualties from the blast near a police station in the residential La Goulette district, Mohammad Ali Aroui said.

The Interior Ministry has accused hardline Islamists of Brahmi's murder.