Tunisia orders crackdown after Islamists kill 14 soldiers

(AGI) Tunis, July 21 - A crackdown on mosques, and radio and TVstations linked to Islamist extremists, has been launched byTunisia after militants killed 14 soldiers on Mount Chambi nearthe border with Algeria. The authorities in Tunis closed theNur radio station and Al Insan TV channel on Saturday. Thegovernment also closed all mosques not controlled by theMinistry for Religious Affairs. . .

(AGI) Tunis, July 21 - A crackdown on mosques, and radio and TVstations linked to Islamist extremists, has been launched byTunisia after militants killed 14 soldiers on Mount Chambi nearthe border with Algeria. The authorities in Tunis closed theNur radio station and Al Insan TV channel on Saturday. Thegovernment also closed all mosques not controlled by theMinistry for Religious Affairs. . .