Tunisian soldiers ride an humvee as they search for attackers still at large in the outskirts of Ben Guerdane, southern Tunisia, Tuesday, March 8, 2016. (AP Photo)
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Tunisian troops have killed 10 Islamist militants around Ben Guerdan in an operation to clear the town on the Libyan border after at least 55 people died in an ISIS attack on Monday.Tunisia's government said around 50 militants launched a dawn attack on army and police posts in Ben Guerdan on Monday, in one of their largest assaults on Tunisia. The army killed 36 attackers and 12 troops and seven civilians also died on Monday. A U.S. airstrike last month on the Libyan town of Sabratha near Tunisia's border targetted a Tunisian ISIS commander.
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