July 25, 2022 7:32 pm
The new constitution gives the office of the president all executive powers and removes key checks and balances
April 24, 2022 7:47 am
In recent months, dozens of people have drowned off the Tunisian coast, with an increase in the frequency of attempted crossings from Tunisia and Libya towards Italy.
January 24, 2022 11:12 am
Youssef Msakni's low, swerving shot just after halftime was the only goal, leaving Nigerian players slumped on the field in disappointment at the end.
October 01, 2021 12:48 pm
Najla Bouden Romdhane is a 63-year-old geologist with little experience in politics. Critics fear she may not be able to stand up to President Kais Saied. Others celebrate the first female Arab prime minister.
September 27, 2021 9:58 pm
Tunisia repaid more than $1 billion in debt this summer from foreign currency reserves, but must find about $5 billion more to finance a projected budget deficit and more loan repayments.
September 23, 2021 1:43 pm
The leader of the moderate Islamist Ennahda party immediately rejected Kais Saied's announcements.
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.
June 28, 2015 4:50 pm
Thousands of tourists fled Tunisia on Saturday after the country's worst terrorist attack killed 38 people.