An armed group clashed with Tunisian security forces after attacking their post on the border with Algeria, leaving one of the assailants dead, the interior ministry said on Saturday.

An 18-year-old man was killed and a customs agent was wounded in the attack that took place at the Bouchebka post overnight, said ministry spokesman Mohamed Ali Aroui.

The customs officer was taken to hospital in Tebessa in Algeria, Aroui said. […]