Two jihadists killed, two held in Tunisia: ministry source

Tunisian security forces on Monday killed two Islamist militants belonging to the extremist group Ansar al-Sharia and arrested two others in a suburb of the capital, according to an interior ministry source.

"Two jihadist terrorists with Ansar al-Sharia were killed and two others arrested on Monday morning in a northern suburb (of Tunis) during an ongoing sweep by the anti-terrorist squad," a source at the ministry said.