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Over 50 dead as Tunisia foils ’emirate’ bid on Libya border

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It is the second deadly attack in the Tunisia-Libya border area in less than a week

BEN GUERDANE, Tunisia (Mar. 7, 2016) — Tunisian forces repelled a jihadist assault Monday, March 7, on a town near the Libyan border, killing 36 assailants in what authorities said was a thwarted effort to establish an Islamic emirate.

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