There is a significant threat of terrorism in Tunisia. Ongoing insecurity and conflict in Libya and the presence of terrorist groups in that country continues to affect the security situation and threat environment in Tunisia. There is currently a state of emergency in Tunisia, which has been extended a number of times, most recently on 05 July 2019.
There have been a number of attacks in Tunisia in the past targeting foreigners and tourists.
On 27 June 2019, two bombs exploded in Tunis causing at least one death and several injuries.