The Bardo museum in Tunis was attacked earlier this morning by suspected Islamic terrorists with Tunisia’s premiere reporting 19 people killed in the attack, 17 of whom were foreign tourists:

The BBC is reporting that both gunman were killed, along with a policeman, “in the subsequent security operation.”

Some photos from inside the museum, including one reportedly being shared by ISIS social media accounts:

Today’s terror attack comes shortly after President Obama appeared in a video message at the opening of the Investment and Entrepreneurship Conference in Tunisia promoting democracy and economic development in the region:

Updates to follow.

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Update 11:50:

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