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Tunisia Shootings Inquests

The Inquests into the deaths of 30 British nationals who were killed in Tunisia on 26 June 2015 began today at the Royal Courts of Justice.  A total of 38 people were fatally shot by a gunman on a Sousse beach resort whilst holidaying in Tunisia; a similar number were injured.

The Tunisia Inquests are to be heard by His Honour Judge Loraine-Smith.  HHJ Loraine-Smith has appointed Samantha Leek QC, Jonathan Dixey and Aaron Moss as Counsel to the Inquests..