Operating in Tunisia are more than 300 mercenaries of the Israeli intelligence service, Mossad according to some local sources. Abdul Rauf al-Ayadi, head of the Loyalty to the Tunisian Revolution fraction, Said in an interview Wednesday with the Lebanese television station Al-Mayadeen that at least 300 Mossad operative is currently working inside Tunisia.
Al-Ayadi, citing Tunisian security sources, added that the Mossad has established three centers on Tunisian territory in order to monitor the situation in Tunisia, Libya and Algeria.
Mossad operative used to know the North African country very well since they managed to assassinate a prominent PLO (Palestine Liberation Front) leader in 1987 in North-Eastern part of Tunisia. This assassination was carried out with the help of the US 6th fleet. in the time, both Algeria and Libya put their Armed forces in full alert.
After the revolution in Tunisia, the Mossad increased its activity in the country with the assistance of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). They are trying to closely monitor the Libyan unrest and the Algerian military activities.
Some political circles in Tunisia have not ruled out that foreign hands, including the Mossad, are behind the unrest in the country.