Tunisia: Army units discovered a terrorist encampment in El Kef

Tunisia: Army units discovered a terrorist encampment in El Kef

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Location of Zarzoura, Kef Governorate

Following combing and search operations in the highlands of the Kef Governorate on Wednesday October 26, army units managed to sieze a what is said to be a SVD-63 Dragunov sniper rifle, although in fact it is a Romanian PSL rifle without telescopic sight and a quantity of ammunition which terrorists abandoned while fleeing the encampment as they were approached by military formations, according to statement by the Tunisian Ministry of National Defense. The encampment detected is located in Zarzoura and contained the following items:

– 1 Romanian PSL marksman rifle (Romak-3) including magazine

– Plastic bottles containing (60) ammunition cartridges of caliber 7.62x54mmR and (1025) ammunition cartridges of caliber 7.62x39mm

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The PSL sniper rifle and bottles filled with ammunition seized in Zarzoura (Photo credit: Tunisian Ministry of National Defense)

The PSL sniper rifle and bottles filled with ammunition seized in Zarzoura (Photo credit: Tunisian Ministry of National Defense)