A gunman rushed from the beach into a hotel in the Tunisian resort town of Sousse Friday, killing at least 28 people and wounding dozens more in the latest attack on the North African country’s key tourism industry, the Interior Ministry said.
The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria is claiming responsibility for the terror attack in Tunisia that left 23 people dead.
An extensive survey conducted by the Pew Research Center in Washington, D.C. found that a vast majority of Muslims in communities from the Middle East and Africa are concerned about Islamic extremism in their respective countries of residence. But while many majorities in different countries voices strong opposition to violence carried out in the name of Islam, a reported 62 percent of Palestinian Muslims told Pew that they feel suicide bombings are often – or at least sometimes – justifiable.
The Associated Press reports that Tunisian officials have made an arrest in the terror attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi that killed Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other Americans.