Tunisia

Tunisia First Cup Of Nations Top Seeds Not To Win

Suez (Egypt) (AFP) – Tunisia became the first 2019 Africa Cup of Nations top seeds not to win their opening match when Djalma Campos cancelled out a Youssef Msakni goal and earned Angola a 1-1 Group E draw on Monday. Hosts Egypt, Nigeria,...
Related topics: Egypt, Angola, Nigeria, Morocco

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Giresse Tries Again To Conquer Africa, With Group E Favourites Tunisia

Johannesburg (AFP) – Former France star Alain Giresse makes a fourth attempt to win the Africa Cup of Nations as a coach when he leads Group E favourites Tunisia in Egypt this month. Now 66, he steered Mali to third place in 2012, but...
Related topics: France, Egypt, Mali

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As The Continent Digitizes Rapidly, Africans Need A Bill Of Data Rights To Protect Them Online

This week, hundreds of activists, technologists and policymakers are gathered in Tunis for RightsCon—the world’s leading summit on human rights in the digital age. Among the items on the agenda will be a proposal for a Bill of Data Rights by our...
Related topics: Human Rights, Activism, Tunis

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Five Countries To Join Un Security Council Ranks In January 

Estonia, Niger, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Tunisia and Vietnam were elected Friday to two-year terms on the U.N. Security Council. The five will join the 15-nation body responsible for maintaining international peace and security on Jan. 1,...
Related topics: Estonia, Niger, Vietnam

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Imams In Tunisia Are Being Suspended For Violating 'charter Of Honor' - Official

Tunisia's Ministry of Religious Affairs recently suspended nearly 70 Muslim religious officials from holding Friday prayers for “moving away from political neutrality during the pre-election period”. The Tunisian authorities decided to crack...
Related topics: Religion

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Un Says Tunisian Court Has Decided To Release Un Expert

The U.N. says it was informed that a Tunisian appeals court has decided to release Mocef Kartas, a U.N. expert monitoring sanctions against Libya, who was arrested following his arrival in Tunis on March 26
Related topics: Libya, Tunis

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Tunisia Boat Capsize: Most Of The Victims Bangladeshi

Survivors of a boat carrying migrants that sunk in the Mediterranean during the night of 9 and 10 May, gather at a shelter in the Tunisian coastal city of Zarzis on May 11, 2019. Photo: AFP / FATHI NASRIBy AFPTUNIS, May 11 2019 (IPS-Partners) (The...
Related topics: World Photos

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Over 70 Migrants Drown After Departing War-torn Libyan Coast For Italy

CNN reports that at least 70 migrants have died and 16 rescued when their boat capsized near the Kerkennah Islands off Tunisia's eastern coast on Friday, while trying to make it to Europe from the war-torn Libyan coast. Prior file photo of an...
Related topics: Italy, CNN, World Photos

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Up To 70 Migrants Drown After Boat Sinks Off Tunisia

As many as 70 migrants trying to reach Europe from Libya drowned Friday when their boat capsized in the Mediterranean Sea, and at least 16 others on the boat were rescued, according to U.N. migration officials and Tunisia's state news...
Related topics: Libya

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Tunisia Seizes Illegal Red Coral Worth Two Million Euros

Tunisian authorities said Friday they had seized 671 kilogrammes of illegally harvested red coral worth two million euros and arrested 10 people on suspicion of trafficking.

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Tunisia Police Kill 3 Islamist Militants

Tunisian police killed three Islamist militants in the central city of Sidi Bouzid on Saturday, a security source told Reuters. Police seized weapons in the operation, the source added, without giving details. The Interior Ministry said early...
Related topics: Police, Reuters

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Sudan: How Protestors Carved Out A Space To Challenge Dictatorship

By Amira Osman | – Where there is revolution, there’s a central gathering point – just think of Egypt’s Tahrir Square, Taksim Square in Istanbul and Habib Bourguiba Avenue in Tunisia. They all captured the world’s imagination as...
Related topics: Sudan, Egypt, Turkey, Istanbul

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Al Qaeda Group Claims Bombings In Tunisia

Al Qaeda's Uqba bin Nafi Battalion claimed its first attack since October 2018.
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Cathay Capital And Africinvest To Raise $168m Africa Vc Fund

Tunisia based private equity firm Africinvest has teamed up with Cathay Capital — a global private equity firm based in Paris — to launch a new Africa tech fund with a target raise of $168 million. Details are still forthcoming, but the...
Related topics: France, Paris

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At Least 6 Children Die In Bus Fall In Southern Tunisia - Reports

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - At least six children died and 10 others were injured when a bus fell into a ravine in southern Tunisia on Sunday, Radio Mosaique reported.
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Gen. Hiftar’s Drive To Take All Of Libya Raises Atrocity Concerns

Human Rights Watch – (Tunis) – All forces taking part in fighting around Libya’s capital, Tripoli, should take all necessary action to minimize civilian harm and abide by the laws of war, Human Rights Watch said today. Armed groups loyal...
Related topics: Libya, Human Rights, Tunis, Tripoli

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Tunisian President, 92, Says He Plans No Re-election Bid

Tunisia's 92-year-old president said Saturday that he did not plan to stand for re-election in the November polls, in order to make way for someone younger.    "In all honesty, I don't think I will put myself forward," President Beji Caid...
Related topics: Polls

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‘no Plan B’ To Two-state Solution , Without 2 States, There Is No Solution “un Chief Says

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres addresses the Arab League summit in Tunisia and calls for the establishment of a Palestinian state with a capital in East Jerusalem. “There is no Plan B. Without two states, there is no solution,” he says....
Related topics: Israel, Jerusalem

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Golan Heights At Center Of Arab League Summit In Tunis

Arab heads of state, long divided by regional rivalries, are expected to unite at a summit on Sunday in the Tunisian capital to oppose a US decision recognizing Israel’s annexation of Arab lands captured in 1967. Arab leaders are already grappling...
Related topics: Tunis, Israel

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Eni Advances To Build Solar Plants In Tunisia And Pakistan

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