Statement on the attack against the presidential guard in Tunis

November 24, 2015 - Tunis, Tunisia - Embassy of Canada to Tunisia

The Ambassador of Canada to Tunisia, Carol McQueen, today issued the following statement:

“We are deeply concerned by today’s attack against a bus in Tunis targeting members of Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi’s security personnel.

“This abhorrent attack reminds us that terrorism and violent extremism continue to threaten the people of Tunisia, the Maghreb region and all of us.

“The Embassy of Canada in Tunis expresses its solidarity with Tunis and extends its condolences to the families and friends of the victims of this attack.”