Accused Arms Smuggler Left Tunisia for Italy Before Museum Attack

a Tunisian government official said on Friday that A Moroccan man who supplied arms for a March attack on Tunisia's Bardo Museum and then boarded a migrant boat for Italy, where he is now held, . Tunisian authorities have not yet formally notified Italian prosecutors, who arrested 22-year-old Abdelmajid Touil on an international warrant earlier this week, what he was suspected of doing or when. Touil denies any involvement in the attack by Islamist militants. a senior official in the Interior Ministry told Reuters "Touil entered Tunisia by plane from Morocco on February 2 before escaping stealthily to Libya" where he boarded a migrant boat to Italy.



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