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CCTV footage emerges of Tunisian museum gunmen

CCTV footage showing the two men behind Wednesday's deadly gun attack on a museum in Tunisia walking through the popular tourist attraction before firing their weapons has emerged.

The security camera footage, released today, shows the men calmly walking through the National Bardo museum, carrying assault rifles and bags moments before the massacre began.

The gunmen killed killed 23 people in the museum, including British mother-of-two Sally Adey, on Wednesday Credit: Reuters
The gunmen were caught on CCTV walking through the museum moments before the attack Credit: Reuters

One of the attackers is seen walking past the cameras wearing a baseball cap and a heavy jacket, while the other is dressed in a red hoodie and tracksuit pants. Stills of the gunmen, lying on the ground after being shot by security forces, indicate that at least one was wearing an explosive belt.

Both gunmen shown in the video were killed in a firefight with security forces.

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Columbian president offers condolences to victims

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos. Credit: RTV

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos offered his condolences to the families of the two Colombian victims of the deadly Tunisia museum attack.

Santos said he had spoken to General Jose Arturo Camelo, whose wife and son were killed in the attack.

Santos recalled what General Camelo had told him, saying:

Look at the irony of life, all my life I've been like a soldier fighting against terrorism, combating terrorism, and now terrorism in a place far away from Colombia has taken my wife and my son, a son who had just graduated with a master's degree from Madrid.

They went to Tunisia as a gift for my son.

– Santos repeats Camelo's words

Security ramped up after Tunisia museum attack

Tunisia's army have taken to the streets as security is ramped up following the deadly attack on the national museum in Tunis.

New Editor Jonathan Wald reports from Tunis:

Tunisia mourns its dead as govt promises to 'eradicate' terrorists

The funeral was held today for anti-terror officer Aymen Morjan, who was gunned down in yesterday's terror attack on Tunisia's national museum.

Meanwhile the country's interior minister promised to "eradicate" the people responsible for the massacre of 23 people.

ITV News Correspondent Paul Davies reports:

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Community 'shocked and saddened' by solicitor's death

Residents in the village where Sally Adey grew up are "shocked and very deeply saddened" by her death at the hands of terrorists in Tunisia, her family's church said today.

Sally Adey Credit: Metropolitan Police

The community here in Scothern has been shocked and very deeply saddened by the news of the death of Sally Adey yesterday.

Our thoughts and prayers are with Sally’s father Bob and his wife Joan at this terrible time.

– Revd Adam Watson - St Germains' Scothern

Mrs Adey's neighbours in Shropshire said they believed she and her husband might have arranged to go on the cruise relatively recently.

Another resident in the hamlet near Albrighton, described Mrs Adey as a friendly woman who was "just a very good neighbour".

"I still can't believe it is Sally," the neighbour said. "You don't expect anything like this to happen when you are on a cruise and it's just dreadfully sad."

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