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Tunisia

Mohamed Bouazizi Square in the town of Sidi Bouzid in central Tunisia was named after a vegetable salesman who, angered by police harassment, set himself ablaze on December 17, 2010 sparking Tunisia's uprising and the Arab Spring revolts.  By ANIS MILI (AFP/File)

Tunisia's Saied moves revolution anniversary

Dec 2, 2021 | Tunisia

Tunisia's President Kais Saied said Thursday he would move the official anniversary of the country's revolution, a symbo ...

Dec 2, 2021 | Tunisia

Fouchika Junior adjusts her headphones, flicks a slider and seamlessly drops the next tune: one of Tunisia's rare female ...

Nov 14, 2021 | Tunisia

Thousands of Tunisians gathered near the country's parliament Sunday to protest a presidential power grab they have deem ...

Nov 14, 2021 | Tunisia

More than 1,000 Tunisians gathered on Sunday near the country's parliament to protest a presidential power grab they hav ...

Nov 13, 2021 | Tunisia

As tear gas and protest cries filled the air in the Tunisian town of Agareb, Mabrouka Ben Ibrahim vowed to demonstrate f ...

Nov 11, 2021 | Tunisia

Clashes flared again on Thursday between security forces and residents of a Tunisian town protesting against the reopeni ...

Nov 10, 2021 | Tunisia

A Tunisian city held a general strike on Wednesday, after a protester died of tear gas inhalation during angry demonstra ...

Nov 9, 2021 | Tunisia

A Tunisian demonstrator died overnight after inhaling tear gas as police dispersed protests over the reopening of a land ...

Nov 7, 2021 | Tunisia

For the first time, three prison inmates in Tunisia were allowed a brief taste of freedom for the sake of art. The pr ...

Nov 6, 2021 | Tunisia

Residents and activists in Tunisia's industrial hub of Sfax are warning of an environmental catastrophe as mountains o ...

Oct 31, 2021 | Tunisia

Tunisia's prestigious Carthage Film Festival has opened with a screening of Lingui -- a movie from Chad about a teenag ...

Oct 19, 2021 | Tunisia

Paris-based former Tunisian president Moncef Marzouki has emerged as a vocal critic of incumbent Kais Saied's power grab ...

Oct 18, 2021 | Tunisia

Tunisia is in talks with Gulf powerhouses Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates for funding to avert a looming finan ...

Oct 13, 2021 | Tunisia

The United States on Tuesday praised the appointment of a new Tunisian government as a positive step and encouraged furt ...

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