September 12, 2021 9:43 pm
President Kais Saied has vowed a new government and said the "Tunisian people have rejected the consitution." But opposition parties have rejected his plans.
September 07, 2021 8:54 am
The statement is the most significant public expression of unease by major democracies since President Kais Saied seized governing powers in July in moves his opponents called a coup.
August 06, 2021 7:58 am
The President stated that the move was taken amidst the economic trouble the country has been facing for years and the government’s mishandling of the coronavirus pandemic.
August 02, 2021 1:46 pm
The Tunisian Coast Guard picked up 31 Tunisian youths on Sunday, a day after stopping three attempted crossings and seizing five small boats and a large sum of money.
July 31, 2021 8:19 pm
The move against Judge Bechir Akremi came after President Kais Saied pledged to lead a campaign against corruption in all sectors, following his dismissal this week of the prime minister and freezing of parliament.
July 31, 2021 10:23 am
The next day, Ennahdha supporters skirmished with backers of the president outside parliament, but the crowd was eventually dispersed by police.
July 28, 2021 11:08 am
Tunisia is the sole remaining democracy of those that emerged from the popular revolutions that swept the Arab world a decade ago.
August 05, 2021 5:51 am
Protesters celebrated President Kais Saied’s decision late Sunday night with shouts of joy, honking of horns and waving Tunisian flags.
July 26, 2021 3:49 pm
Tunisians were celebrating Kais Saied's decision to oust government and freeze parliament.
July 22, 2021 10:19 am
The boat had set off from Zuwara, on Libya's northwest coast, carrying migrants from Syria, Egypt, Sudan, Eritrea, Mali and Bangladesh, the humanitarian organisation said.
June 28, 2015 4:50 pm
Thousands of tourists fled Tunisia on Saturday after the country's worst terrorist attack killed 38 people.