Woman suicide bomber wounds 9 in Tunis - ministry

According to authorities, all but one of the casualties were police.

Tunisia flag. Picture: Supplied

TUNIS - A woman suicide bomber blew herself up Monday near police vehicles in the centre of the Tunisian capital, injuring nine people, the interior ministry said.

Ministry spokesman Sofiene Zaag told AFP that all but one of the casualties were police, after a strong explosion Monday rattled Tunis, the scene of major jihadist attacks in 2015.