Tunisia, targeted anew, faces intelligence challenge

November 27, 2015 6:54 PM

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TUNIS, Tunisia — An attack by Islamic State militants on Tunisia’s presidential guard has left this North African country, its economy and its democracy even more vulnerable just days before four Tunisians head to collect the Nobel Peace Prize.

Five years ago, a desperate Tunisian street vendor set himself on fire, unleashing a pro-democracy movement that swept the Arab world. This week, a Tunisian street vendor blew himself up on a presidential bus, killing 12 others in the name of the Islamic State and further darkening hopes for this co...

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