Thirteen Terrorists, Including 5 Women Arrested in Kasserine - Interior
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -Thirteen people including five women were arrested in Kasserine, as they were planning attacks against police officers and security units.
Essebsi Takes Note of Unft Financial Hardship
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -The financial hardship of the National Union of Tunisian Women (UNFT) and their repercussions on the activity of this organisation on the local, regional and international level were the focus of the audience that President BÃ©ji Caid Essebsi granted, Friday, to UNFT president Radhia Jerbi.
Essebsi Takes Note of Unft Financial Hardships
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -The financial hardships of the National Union of Tunisian Women (UNFT) and their repercussions on the local, regional and international activity of this organisation were under focus at the meeting that President BÃ©ji Caid Essebsi had, on Friday, with UNFT President Radhia Jerbi.
Tunisia, Benelux Countries Seek Stronger Co-Operation
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs Mhamed Ezzine ChlaÃ¯fa received, Friday, Benelux officials who are visiting Tunisia from February 26 to 28.
Fajr Libya Aircraft Crashes 5km to Tunisian Border
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Medenine -An aircraft belonging to Fajr Libya crashed, on Friday afternoon, in the Libyan territory 5km to Tunisia's El Mekissem border area, a senior security source told TAP correspondent in MÃ©denine without elaborating.
Floods - MPs From Jendouba Meet Prime Minister
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Bardo -MPs from Jendouba, who had decided to suspend their participation in the plenary session of the House of People's Representatives (HPR), on Friday, met Prime Minister Habib Essid on their request to inform him of the development of the situation in their region and in surrounding areas.
Tunisia-South Africa - Ways to Combat Cross-Border Terrorism Discussed
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -Security challenges faced by Tunisia and the entire region including rising terrorism were discussed at a meeting Friday between Minister of National Defence Farhat Horchani and South Africa's Ambassador in Tunis Mrs. Nonceba Nancy Losi-Tutu.
HPR - Popular Front to Chair Finance Committee
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Bardo -The Popular Front has been given the chair of the Finance Committee and the position of Rapporteur of the Rights, Freedoms and External Relations Committee of the House of People's Representatives (HPR) after an electronic vote conducted at a plenary session on Friday.
Caid Essebsi Receives Defence Minister
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Carthage -President Beji Caid Essebsi received, Friday, Defence Minister Farhat Horchani.
Thirteen Terrorists, Including 5 Women Arrested in Kasserine - IM
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -Thirteen people including five women were arrested in Kasserine, as they were plotting attacks against police officers and security units.
Ennaceur Meets With Presidents of Parliamentary Groups
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Le Bardo -House of the People's Representatives (HPR) Speaker Mohamed Ennaceur met, Thursday, with the Presidents of parliamentary groups.
Ennaceur for Establishing Comprehensive Approach Ruling Tunisia-EU Neighbourhood Relations
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -House of People's Representatives (HPR) President Mohamed Ennaceur declared in favour of establishing a comprehensive approach ruling Tunisia-European Union (EU) neighbourhood relations.
Burkina Faso Willing to Make the Most of Tunisian Experience in Democratic Transition - Isaac Zida
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -Burkina Faso's Prime Minister Yacouba Isaac Zida asserted, Wednesday, his country's "will to make the most of the Tunisian experience in matters of democratic transition and foster its relations with Tunisia in several fields," he said during his meeting with Prime Minister Habib Essid.
Two-Thirds of Government Members Declared Their Assets - Court of Auditors
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -Two-thirds of members of Habib Essid's government have declared their assets to the Court of Auditors, i.e. 27 members from a total of 41 ministers and secretaries of state, a source from the court told TAP on Wednesday.
Touhami Abdouli States Hope to See Libyan Antagonists Go Back to Negotiating Table
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -Secretary of State for Arab and African Affairs Touhami Abdouli expressed hope to see the Libyan antagonists go back to the negotiating table to find a solution to the crisis in their country, as he met Thursday Egyptian Assistant Minister for Foreign Affairs Oussama El-Majdoub.
Kasserine - Zaher Jomni, Branded 'Dangerous Terrorist' Arrested in Thala
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Kasserine -Security and military units arrested, Tuesday evening, in Thala (Governorate of Kasserine), Zaher Jomni who was brought before the anti-terrorist brigade in the capital, security sources in the region said.
EU Pledges to Back Tunisia's Counter-Terrorism Efforts - De Kerchove
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis, -European Union (EU) Counter-Terrorism Co-ordinator Gilles de Kerchove, on Wednesday, reiterated the EU's commitment to backing Tunisia's efforts in the fight against terrorism and lending it support in its security reform process.
Sangmelima Referral Hospital - Tunisia to Provide Consultant Doctors
[Cameroon Tribune]Minister Andre Mama Fouda on February 25, 2015, received the Tunisian and Egyptian Ambassadors.
Ways to Foster Co-Operation Between Ministry of Employment and ILO Discussed
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -Ways to strengthen co-operation between the Ministry of Vocational Training and Employment and the International Labour Organisation (ILO) was discussed at a meeting, Thursday, between Minister of Vocational Training and Employment Zied Laadhari and Mohamed Ali Deyahi, Director of the ILO Office for Maghreb countries and Director of ILO Decent Work team for North Africa Peter Van Rooij.
One Dead in Cairo Bombings
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Cairo -One person was killed when five bombs exploded in Cairo on Thursday, security sources said.