Posts Tagged ‘Tunisia’

‘We will confront any political manoeuvring targeting martyr file’, says Tunisia Lawyer Farhani

The Association of Families of Martyrs and Wounded of the Awfiya Revolution (Awfiya) announced on Friday that it would confront: "Any political manoeuvring targeting the file of the martyrs and wounded of the revolution that toppled the regime of President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali in 2011." This came in a speech by the head […]

Police bust alleged Tunisia-Italy migrant traffickers

Police in Italy said they had arrested 12 people allegedly involved in a ring that transported migrants from Tunisia to Sicily, with six suspects still unaccounted for, AFP reports. According to the report, the suspects, 11 Tunisians and seven Italians, allegedly used small boats with powerful engines to transport about 10 to 30 migrants at […]

Tunisia elections: 1058 candidates run, 7 electoral constituencies without candidates

Tunisia's Independent High Authority for Elections (ISIE) announced the acceptance of 1,058 candidacy applications for the legislative elections scheduled to be held on 17 December. "We accepted 1,058 candidacy applications for the legislative elections out of 1,427," shared Head of ISIE Farouk Bouasker in a press conference on Thursday. He added: "363 candidacy applications were […]

Tunisia police use excessive force against teacher protests

Tunisian police have used excessive force against teachers who protested on Thursday in front of the Ministry of Education, demanding authorities provide them with permanent jobs. According to the National Coordination of Representatives, the teachers were forced to end their protest after being subjected to "all forms of violence". Spokesperson for the National Coordination of […]

Tunisia: Ennahda official says judiciary ‘will be fair’

The Vice President of Ennahda Movement in Tunisia, Ali Laarayedh, said yesterday that he trusts in the judiciary "to be fair" to him, the movement and its President Rached Ghannouchi, Anadolu has reported. Laarayedh was speaking in the context of the allegations that the two Ennahda officials have been involved in sending Tunisians to "hotbeds" […]

Tunisia: Activists call for the declaration of a climate state of emergency

Dozens of activists from the Tunisian Youth Climate Movement yesterday organised a sit-in in front of the capital's Municipal Theatre to demand "a climate state of emergency" be declared in the country. "We are young men and women gathered in front of the municipal theatre to demand our right to a healthy environment and our […]

Tunisia Workers’ Party: Laws 54 and 55 are ‘fascist’ and dangerous

The Tunisian Workers’ Party announced on Friday that Laws No. 54 and 55 are “fascist and are a serious threat” to the people’s aspirations for freedom and democracy. The party stated that the two laws “do not have any legitimacy” because they are based on an “illegal Constitution“. The statement explained that the Constitution: “Was […]

Tunisia Workers’ Party: Laws 54 and 55 are ‘fascist’ and dangerous

The Tunisian Workers’ Party announced on Friday that Laws No. 54 and 55 are “fascist and are a serious threat” to the people’s aspirations for freedom and democracy. The party stated that the two laws “do not have any legitimacy” because they are based on an “illegal Constitution“. The statement explained that the Constitution: “Was […]

Tunisia Workers’ Party: Laws 54 and 55 are ‘fascist’ and dangerous

The Tunisian Workers’ Party announced on Friday that Laws No. 54 and 55 are “fascist and are a serious threat” to the people’s aspirations for freedom and democracy. The party stated that the two laws “do not have any legitimacy” because they are based on an “illegal Constitution“. The statement explained that the Constitution: “Was […]

Tunisia Workers’ Party: Laws 54 and 55 are ‘fascist’ and dangerous

The Tunisian Workers’ Party announced on Friday that Laws No. 54 and 55 are “fascist and are a serious threat” to the people’s aspirations for freedom and democracy. The party stated that the two laws “do not have any legitimacy” because they are based on an “illegal Constitution“. The statement explained that the Constitution: “Was […]

Tunisia Workers’ Party: Laws 54 and 55 are ‘fascist’ and dangerous

The Tunisian Workers’ Party announced on Friday that Laws No. 54 and 55 are “fascist and are a serious threat” to the people’s aspirations for freedom and democracy. The party stated that the two laws “do not have any legitimacy” because they are based on an “illegal Constitution“. The statement explained that the Constitution: “Was […]

Tunisia Workers’ Party: Laws 54 and 55 are ‘fascist’ and dangerous

The Tunisian Workers’ Party announced on Friday that Laws No. 54 and 55 are “fascist and are a serious threat” to the people’s aspirations for freedom and democracy. The party stated that the two laws “do not have any legitimacy” because they are based on an “illegal Constitution“. The statement explained that the Constitution: “Was […]

Tunisia Workers’ Party: Laws 54 and 55 are ‘fascist’ and dangerous

The Tunisian Workers’ Party announced on Friday that Laws No. 54 and 55 are “fascist and are a serious threat” to the people’s aspirations for freedom and democracy. The party stated that the two laws “do not have any legitimacy” because they are based on an “illegal Constitution“. The statement explained that the Constitution: “Was […]

Tunisia Workers’ Party: Laws 54 and 55 are ‘fascist’ and dangerous

The Tunisian Workers’ Party announced on Friday that Laws No. 54 and 55 are “fascist and are a serious threat” to the people’s aspirations for freedom and democracy. The party stated that the two laws “do not have any legitimacy” because they are based on an “illegal Constitution“. The statement explained that the Constitution: “Was […]

Tunisia Ennahda leader warns of plot to assassinate Ghannouchi, Larayedh in prison

A leader of Tunisia’s Ennahda Movement and former Foreign Minister, Rafic Abdel Salam, revealed a plan to assassinate the Movement’s leader, Rached Ghannouchi, and his deputy, Ali Larayedh, in prison, calling on local and international human rights organisations to open a serious investigation into this matter and to hold those responsible accountable. Abdel Salam added, […]

Tunisia Ennahda leader warns of plot to assassinate Ghannouchi, Larayedh in prison

A leader of Tunisia’s Ennahda Movement and former Foreign Minister, Rafic Abdel Salam, revealed a plan to assassinate the Movement’s leader, Rached Ghannouchi, and his deputy, Ali Larayedh, in prison, calling on local and international human rights organisations to open a serious investigation into this matter and to hold those responsible accountable. Abdel Salam added, […]

Tunisia Ennahda leader warns of plot to assassinate Ghannouchi, Larayedh in prison

A leader of Tunisia’s Ennahda Movement and former Foreign Minister, Rafic Abdel Salam, revealed a plan to assassinate the Movement’s leader, Rached Ghannouchi, and his deputy, Ali Larayedh, in prison, calling on local and international human rights organisations to open a serious investigation into this matter and to hold those responsible accountable. Abdel Salam added, […]

Tunisia Ennahda leader warns of plot to assassinate Ghannouchi, Larayedh in prison

A leader of Tunisia’s Ennahda Movement and former Foreign Minister, Rafic Abdel Salam, revealed a plan to assassinate the Movement’s leader, Rached Ghannouchi, and his deputy, Ali Larayedh, in prison, calling on local and international human rights organisations to open a serious investigation into this matter and to hold those responsible accountable. Abdel Salam added, […]

Tunisia Ennahda leader warns of plot to assassinate Ghannouchi, Larayedh in prison

A leader of Tunisia’s Ennahda Movement and former Foreign Minister, Rafic Abdel Salam, revealed a plan to assassinate the Movement’s leader, Rached Ghannouchi, and his deputy, Ali Larayedh, in prison, calling on local and international human rights organisations to open a serious investigation into this matter and to hold those responsible accountable. Abdel Salam added, […]

Tunisia releases Ennahda’s Habib Al-Louz

Latest News / Tunisia releases Ennahda’s Habib Al-Louz / Netanyahu accuses Lapid of surrendering to Hezbollah over Karish gas field / Iran president: Israel’s ‘savagery is not ending’ / Jordan Islamic Action Front warns of settlers escalations at Al-Aqsa / Algeria launches bid for UN Security Council / Saudi Arabia calls on Iran to stop […]

Tunisia releases Ennahda’s Habib Al-Louz

Latest News / Tunisia releases Ennahda’s Habib Al-Louz / Netanyahu accuses Lapid of surrendering to Hezbollah over Karish gas field / Iran president: Israel’s ‘savagery is not ending’ / Jordan Islamic Action Front warns of settlers escalations at Al-Aqsa / Algeria launches bid for UN Security Council / Saudi Arabia calls on Iran to stop […]

Tunisia releases Ennahda’s Habib Al-Louz

Latest News / Tunisia releases Ennahda’s Habib Al-Louz / Netanyahu accuses Lapid of surrendering to Hezbollah over Karish gas field / Iran president: Israel’s ‘savagery is not ending’ / Jordan Islamic Action Front warns of settlers escalations at Al-Aqsa / Algeria launches bid for UN Security Council / Saudi Arabia calls on Iran to stop […]

Tunisia: unemployed graduates are major crisis

The unemployment crisis in Tunisia is hitting the country again, despite the decline in the second quarter of this year to 15.3 per cent. It peaked last year in the third quarter at 18.4 per cent. Unemployment is especially high among university graduates, and there are moves to activate a law approved by the now […]

Tunisia: unemployed graduates are major crisis

The unemployment crisis in Tunisia is hitting the country again, despite the decline in the second quarter of this year to 15.3 per cent. It peaked last year in the third quarter at 18.4 per cent. Unemployment is especially high among university graduates, and there are moves to activate a law approved by the now […]

Tunisia: unemployed graduates are major crisis

The unemployment crisis in Tunisia is hitting the country again, despite the decline in the second quarter of this year to 15.3 per cent. It peaked last year in the third quarter at 18.4 per cent. Unemployment is especially high among university graduates, and there are moves to activate a law approved by the now […]

Tunisia: unemployed graduates are major crisis

The unemployment crisis in Tunisia is hitting the country again, despite the decline in the second quarter of this year to 15.3 per cent. It peaked last year in the third quarter at 18.4 per cent. Unemployment is especially high among university graduates, and there are moves to activate a law approved by the now […]

Tunisia hikes cooking gas, fuel prices in bid to cut subsidies

Tunisia said on Saturday it is raising the price of cooking gas cylinders by 14% and fuel by 3% as part of a plan to reduce energy subsidies, a policy change wanted by the country’s international lenders, Reuters reports. The Energy Ministry said the cooking gas price will increase to 8.800 dinars from 7.750 dinars, in the first […]

Tunisia Ministry of Interior: ‘Outlaw parties target country’s stability’

The Tunisian Ministry of Interior on Thursday accused unnamed parties of extrajudicially working to spreading malicious rumours and fallacies that target the country’s stability and security. This came in a speech delivered by the head of the media office at the Minister of Interior, Faker Bouzghaia, during the ministry’s regular media meeting held in the […]

Tunisia Ministry of Interior: ‘Outlaw parties target country’s stability’

The Tunisian Ministry of Interior on Thursday accused unnamed parties of extrajudicially working to spreading malicious rumours and fallacies that target the country’s stability and security. This came in a speech delivered by the head of the media office at the Minister of Interior, Faker Bouzghaia, during the ministry’s regular media meeting held in the […]

UN calls on Tunisia to stop harassing judges

Two UN experts have called on Tunisian authorities to stop harassing judges who are exercising their right to peaceful assembly. A joint statement issued by the UN Special Rapporteur on the independence of judges and lawyers, Diego Garcia-Sayan, and the Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and association, Clément Nyaletossi Voule, […]

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