Tunisia arrests more than 20 in crackdown since museum attack

March 21, 2015 3:54 PM

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Tunisia arrests more than 20 in crackdown since museum attack

TUNIS (Reuters) - Tunisian authorities have arrested more than 20 suspected militants in a nationwide security crackdown since gunmen killed 23 people, mostly foreign tourists, in Wednesday's attack in the capital, the government said.

Hundreds of people gathered for a mass in the cathedral in Tunis on Saturday, lighting candles to remember the victims, who included three Tunisians, in a ceremony attended by government ministers.

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