Tag: Sfax

Tunisia foils terror plot in Sfax

December 8, 2022

Tunisia announced Wednesday security forces managed to bust a “terror plot” targeting a security unit and a religious institution in Sfax governorate, south of the ... Read More

Libya detains six Tunisian fishermen

March 11, 2022

Libyan authorities have arrested six Tunisian fishermen in Libyan waters after they departed from Al Ketf port, Webdo Tunis reports. The move, the media reveals, ... Read More

Tunisia: Planned ISIS-backed attack foiled in Sfax

April 21, 2021

A planned terror attack backed by the Islamic state group, ISIS, in the city of Sfax, has been foiled, the Tunisian interior ministry said on ... Read More

Tunisia: Two Belarusians nabbed on espionage charges in Sfax

July 3, 2019

Two men, holding Belarusian passports are held in Sfax on espionage charges after police discovered secret documents and equipment in their hotel room, Huffpost Tunisie ... Read More

French automaker Peugeot Returns To Tunisia

December 5, 2017

French car manufacturer has unveiled plans to assemble its latest pick-up truck model in Tunisia. This project, which will give a boost to Tunisia’s automotive ... Read More

Tunisia: Foreign Assassins killed Zawahri, Tunis & Hamas Say

December 19, 2016

A 49-year old Tunisian, identified as Mohamed Zawahri, was found dead in his car outside his house in Sfax on Thursday but his death is ... Read More

Tunisia: IS Fighters, Incompetent Children, Ennahdha’s Ghannouchi

February 29, 2016

Leaders of the Tunisian Islamist Party Ennahdha, Rached Ghannouchi Sunday lambasted the Islamic State fighters hitting Tunisia as he called them “incompetent children.” Ghannouchi who ... Read More

Tunisia: night-time curfew lifted

February 4, 2016

The ministry of interior Thursday announced end of the nationwide curfew imposed in the wake of the social riots which rocked the country over the ... Read More

Tunisia: Protests reach Tunis, fears for general unrest loom

January 22, 2016

Social protests in Kasserine and other regions of the country have spilled into the capital city Tunis with demonstrations and looting in two popular neighborhoods ... Read More

Libya: Arrested Tunisian fishermen freed

December 29, 2015

Libyan authorities Monday released 49 Tunisian fishermen arrested in western Libya for illegal fishing, reports say. The fishermen all reportedly from Sfax were caught on ... Read More