Category: Tunisia

Tunisia: Ex-Prime Minister Hamadi Jebali freed

June 28, 2022

A Tunisian investigating judge ordered Monday the liberation of former Prime Minister Hamadi Jebali but requested his appearance on July 20 for hearing in connection ... Read More

Tunisia: Club de Madrid calls on President Saied to free former PM Hamadi Jebali; denounces a creeping dictatorship

June 27, 2022

Club de Madrid, the largest non-profit organization made of former Presidents and Heads of States, has urged Tunisia’s President Kais Saied to liberate ex-Prime Minister ... Read More

Tunisia: Arrest of former Premier Hamadi Jebali

June 24, 2022

Tunisia’s police forces arrested Thursday ex-Prime Minister Hamadi Jebali in the city of Sousse without providing details. The defense team of the defendant told Business ... Read More

Tunisia: A new political party is born

June 22, 2022

A new political party was recently created in Tunisia under the name "Azimoun Movement" (determined). It is led by Ayachi Zammel, a member of the ... Read More

Tunisia: New Constitution does not mention Islam as state religion

June 22, 2022

Tunisian President Kais Saied confirmed on Tuesday that Islam will not be listed as the "State religion" in the new Constitution he will put to ... Read More

Tunisia: Draft of new Constitution to be unveiled today; protests calling for referendum boycott continue

June 20, 2022

The draft of Tunisia’s new Constitution to be put to referendum in July is expected to be unveiled this Monday, while protests calling for the ... Read More

Tunisia: UGTT charges IMF of  pressuring it to endorse government-pushed reforms

June 17, 2022

UGTT, Tunisia’s mighty labor union, Thursday slammed the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for exerting pressure on the organization to back reforms proposed by the government ... Read More

Tunisia: EU endorses government-pushed reforms with €162m

June 16, 2022

The European Union has granted Tunisia €162 million to support the country’s various reforms that are expected to revive the economy. EU ambassador to Tunisia ... Read More

Tunisia: Interior Minister’s spouse dies in hospital after gas canister exploded at residence

June 15, 2022

The Tunisian government announced Tuesday the death of the spouse of Interior Minister Taoufik Charfeddine who died of wounds she suffered when a gas canister ... Read More

Tunisia: Iconic female politician brands Najla Bouden-led Cabinet illegitimate

June 13, 2022

Abir Moussi, Tunisia’s top female politician and leader of the opposition Free Destourian Party has laid into the country’s Prime Minister Najla Bouden calling her ... Read More