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Tunisia seeks to save tourist season after museum massacre

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 05:50
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Visitors at the capital's Bardo National Museum. Gunmen had attacked the museum on March 18, killing tourists from around Europe and further afield, as well as a policeman.

Tunis

STILL smarting from a jihadist attack that killed 21 foreign tourists last month, Tunisia is hoping to save the summer season with new security measures and an ad campaign touting its safety as a destination, but industry leaders are glum.

Tourism, which accounts for 7 per