Category: Tunisia

11.01.2018

  Protests in Tunisia expanded over rising prices of basic goods Over 300 people have been arrested The protests led to an exchange of accusations between political parties The country is in a three-month state of emergency   Copyright © […]

29.10.2017

A terrorist group affiliated with al-Qaeda was captured late Saturday, according to interior ministry’s statement. “Four terrorists, between the ages of 27 and 32, linked to al-Qaeda were busted in the capital,” the statement said. The Al-Qaeda linked “Uqba Ibn […]

02.10.2017

Representatives of Libya’s rival authorities have made progress on amending a deal on a political transition for the North African country, the special U.N. envoy said on Sunday. U.N. envoy Ghassan Salame opened new talks in Tunisia between the rival […]

15.09.2017

Tunisia has abolished a decades-old ban on Muslim women marrying non-Muslims, the presidency said on Thursday. “Congratulations to the women of Tunisia for the enshrinement of the right to the freedom to choose one’s spouse,” presidency spokeswoman Saida Garrach wrote […]

23.05.2017

Thousands of people on Tuesday attended the funeral of a protester killed a day earlier during clashes in southern Tunisia amid escalating tensions over social and labor issues across the North African country. Anouar Sakrafi, in his early 20s, died […]