Dialogue and Consensus Between Libyan Sides Only Way Out of the Crisis - Caid Essebsi
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Carthage -President Beji Caid Essebsi held talks on Tuesday at the Palace of Carthage with Libya's Interim Prime Minister Abdullah Al-Thinni.
FM Receives Delegation of Libyan Dignitary Council for Reconciliation
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis -Minister of Foreign Affairs Taieb Baccouche received, on Tuesday, a delegation of the Libyan Dignitary Council for Reconciliation.
Churches Promote Just Financial Systems At the World Social Forum in Tunisia
[WCC] The increasingly influential role of the financial sector, its impact on communities and their struggles toward a just financial system remained the focus of discussions in the workshops organized by the churches at the World Social Forum (WSF) in Tunis, Tunisia.
Caid Essebsi Receives Writer Nawel Saadaoui and Syrian Poet Adonis
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Carthage -President Beji Caid Essebsi received, Wednesday, Egyptian writer and intellectual Nawel Saadaoui and Syrian poet Adonis.
Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs Confers With EBRD Managing Director
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis -Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs M'hamed Ezzine Chlaifa received, Tuesday in Tunis, Mrs. Hildegard Gacek, Managing Director of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) for the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean region.
Mohamed Ennaceur Receives President of European Council
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Bardo -Speaker of the House of People's Representatives (HPR) Mohamed Ennaceur said the terrorist attack of the Bardo Museum has strengthened the national unity of the Tunisians and their cohesion, while illustrating the human and universal values shared between Tunisia and sisterly and friendly countries.
Caid Essebsi Meets With President of European Council
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Carthage, -President of the European Council Donald Tusk, on Tuesday, reaffirmed the European Union's support to and full solidarity with Tunisia after the terrorist attack at Bardo Museum.
Tribute to Special Unit Distinguished in Anti-Terrorist Operation in Sidi Aich, Gafsa
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis -A tribute was paid, Tuesday afternoon, in El Aouina barrack to more than one hundred officers of the General management of Fight against terrorism of the National Guard, by the Prime Minister, the Interior Minister and the Commander of the National Guard.
HPR President Receives EBRD Managing Director
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis -President of the House of the People's Representatives (HPR) received, Tuesday, Managing Director of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) for the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean region Hildegard Gacek and the delegation accompanying her.
Women's African Club Championship - US Carthage Qualify for Semi-Finals
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis, -US Carthage qualified for the semi-finals of the Women's African Volleyball Club Championship after beating Rwanda's Revenue 3-0 (25-12, 25-19, 25-15) on Tuesday in Cairo.
Europe to Strengthen Co-Operation With Tunisia in Security, Political and Economic Fields (donald Tusk)
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Kasbah, -Donald Tusk, President of the European Council,, on Tuesday, said he came to Tunisia to discuss how to strengthen partnership between the European Union and Tunisia, particularly in the security, political and economic fields.
Churches Stress Negative Impact of Mining At World Social Forum Side-Event
[ACNS] The social and ecological cost of expanding mineral exploration and extraction was highlighted by the churches in a side-event at the World Social Forum (WSF) held last week in Tunis, Tunisia.
Caid Essebsi Receives Delegation of 30 French Personalities
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Carthage -President Beji Caid Essebsi received, on Tuesday at the Palace of Carthage, a French delegation composed of thirty political and cultural and media personalities, including former ministers, Senate and National Assembly members and mayors.
Kerry On Solidarity March in Tunisia
[State Department] Washington, DC -Solidarity March in Tunis, Tunisia
Hollande Marches in Solidarity With Tunisia After Museum Attack
[RFI] President Francois Hollande has joined tens of thousands of Tunisians and other world leaders in a show of solidarity against Islamic militants. The Sunday rally in the capital Tunis was held a day after security forces killed nine members of a group blamed in this month's deadly museum attack.
Forces Kill Nine Ahead of Anti-Extremism Rally
[Deutsche Welle] Tunisian troops have killed nine militants as part of a crackdown on Islamists following a deadly attack in Tunis almost two weeks ago. Meanwhile, thousands of Tunisians were expected to join a rally against extremism.
Caid Essebsi Meets Chairman of Foreign Affairs Committee At Italian Chamber of Deputies
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Carthage -President Beji Caid Essebsi met, Monday at the Palace of Carthage, with Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee at the Italian Chamber of Deputies Fabrizio Cicchitto.
Caid Essebsi - Tunisia Determined to Recover Its Role in Arab Joint Action
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Carthage -President Beji Caid Essebsi met, Monday in the Palace of Carthage, with Kuwait's Deputy National Assembly Speaker Mubarak Al-Khurainej.
Post-Bardo, Anti-Rights Rhetoric in Tunisia
[HRW] "Madame, I hope you will now stop defending the human rights of terrorists." This comment on my facebook page does indeed reflect the thinking of some Tunisians in the aftermath of the murderous attacks at the Bardo Museum. The same view is being hammered with unprecedented relentlessness in the media.
Churches Speak Against Negative Impact of Mining At World Social Forum
[WCC] The social and ecological cost of expanding mineral exploration and extraction was highlighted by the churches in a side-event at the World Social Forum (WSF) held last week in Tunis, Tunisia. Church representatives stressed that mining projects often hamper the wellbeing and sustainability of local communities, noting the need to find new alternatives to extraction as a development paradigm.