ISIS claims murders of Tunisia politicians

In a video, ISIS claimed it has killed the two Tunisian opposition politicians Chokri Belaid and Mohamed Brahmi in 2013

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Militants, who have seemingly joined the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) claimed twin murders of secular politicians in 2013, in a video that has gone viral on social media sites on Thursday.

“Yes, tyrants, we’re the ones who killed Chokri Belaid and Mohamed Brahmi,” Abou Mouqatel, a militant wanted by the authorities for their murders, said in the video in which he appeared with several others.

It was not clear where the video was filmed but Abou Mouqatel claimed they were in an area under the control of ISIS, which now controls large swathes of Syria and Iraq.

“We are going to come back and kill several of you. You will not have a quiet life until Tunisia implements Islamic law,” added the militant, whose real name is Abou Bakr al-Hakim.