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World Leaders Join Thousands Of Tunisians In March Against Terrorism

The march came a day after officials said one of the main perpetrators behind the terror attack on the Bardo museum had been killed by police.

Posted on March 29, 2015, at 3:43 p.m. ET

Leaders from around the globe joined thousands of Tunisians in a march on Sunday against terrorism in Tunis.

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The marchers waved the country's flag and carried signs reading "We are Tunisia," and "We are Bardo," in reference to the deadly attack on a museum earlier this month.

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The march was held a day after Tunisian officials announced that one of the main suspects in the attack, Lokman Abu Sakhra, had been killed by police.

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The March 18 attack on the Bardo museum killed 24 people, mostly foreign tourists, and injured more than 40. ISIS has claimed responsibility for the massacre.

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Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi was joined by leaders such as Spanish Foreign Minister José Manuel García-Margallo, Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski, and French President François Hollande at the rally.

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"The Tunisian people will not bow," Essebsi said, according to Reuters. "We will stay united against terrorism until we wipe out this phenomenon."

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Tunisian authorities say that in the past week they have arrested dozens more people thought to be linked to the attack, the BBC reported.

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