Draft Law On Asylum in Tunisia Discussed
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis -The new draft law on the right of asylum in Tunisia, which will be soon discussed by the House of People's Representatives (HPR), was the focus of a meeting, Monday in Tunis, between Secretary of State in charge of Immigration and Social Integration Belgacem Sabri and members of the European Commission Delegation including representatives of the "Parti des Verts."
Tunisia Leave Out Abdennour, Ragued for Gabon Friendly
[CAF] Tunisia Henryk Kasperczak will go into friendly against Gabon, hosts of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations, on October 9 in Rades with some concerns.
Tunisia, France Set Co-Operation in Special Forces and Intelligence As Priorities
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis -Co-operation in the area of Special Forces and enhanced co-operation in intelligence are the major priorities set by France and Tunisia, said French Minister of Defence Jean Yves Le Drian.
CaÃ¯d Essebsi Says Egypt Visit Would Help Strengthen Ties
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Cairo -President of the Republic BÃ©ji CaÃ¯d Essebsi said he "was optimistic, when arriving in Egypt, that this visit will help strengthen ties between the two countries and reinforce co-operation."
Caid Essebsi Attends Commemoration of Suez Canal Crossing By Egyptians in October 1973
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Cairo -President Beji Caid Essebsi attended, Monday, festivities commemorating the Suez Canal crossing by the Egyptian forces in October 6, 1973, during war against Israel.
Etoile Sahel Survive Brave Zamalek Fightback
[CAF] Etoile Sahel of Tunisia survived a brilliant second-leg comeback by Zamalek of Egypt in Cairo on Saturday to reach a third CAF Confederation Cup final.
Tunisia's Championship - Day 2 - Results and Standings
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis -Results and standings after Tunisia's National A handball championship day-2 games played, Saturday:
Tunisian President Arrives in Cairo
[Egypt Online] Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi arrived here on Sunday on a two-day visit to Egypt for talks with President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on a set of Arab and regional issues of common interest.
Arab Parliament (Committees) - Work Begins With Discussion of Document On Youth
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis -The document prepared by the sub-committee of youth in association with Arab experts will focus on the interests, needs and aspirations of Arab Youth, Meshaal Salmi, President of the Youth Committee at the Arab Parliament that is holding its meetings in Tunis from October 4 to 8, said on Sunday.
Egypt and Tunisia Agree to Unify Efforts Against "Terrorism"
[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and Tunisian president Beji Caid Essebsi agreed Sunday to unify efforts to address "terrorism".
National Office of Border Points to Be Created Shortly
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Ariana, -A national office of border posts will be established soon, Minister of Transport Mahmoud Ben Romdhane announced on Saturday.
Tunisia's League 1 Championship - Day 4 - Results and Standings
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis -Results and standings after Tunisia's League 1 Football Championship day-4 games played, Friday and Saturday:
Essid - "We Cannot Stop Any Tunisian Citizen From Returning to Homeland"
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis -"Under the Constitution, we cannot stop any Tunisian citizen from returning home," Prime Minister Habib Essid said, Saturday, referring to the case of Tunisians who left to fight in Syria.
Four More Tunisian Pilgrims Die, Ministry Says
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis -A further four Tunisian pilgrims died in the Holy Shrines, the Religious Affairs Ministry said on Saturday. They are Sami Lamiri, Azzouz Oueslati, Chaala Bouneb and Saida Ben Yaich.
Caid Essebsi Receives Eid El Idha Best Wishes
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Carthage -President Beji Caid Essebsi chaired, Friday in Carthage palace, a ceremony during which he received the best wishes of Eid el Idha, according to a Presidency of the Republic press release.
Army Bombards Mount Ouergha in Hunt for Terrorists
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis -The Air Force Friday shelled Mount Ouergha, governorate of El Kef, with heavy artillery, Spokesperson for the National Defence Ministry Lieutenant-Colonel Belhassan Oueslati told TAP.
Two Car Bombs Defused in Larzet, Remada - Interior
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis -Military engineering units defused two car bombs intercepted Wednesday at dawn in Larzet, Remada (governorate of Tataouine), the Interior Ministry announced.
Three Arrested in Buffer Zone, Defence Ministry Says
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis -Three people were apprehended Thursday in the buffer zone as they were trying to cross the sand barrier on foot.
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Bardo -House of People's Representatives (HPR) Speaker Mohamed Ennaceur received, Thursday, Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Labour and Social Policy Ivailo Georgiev Kalfin.
Since Taking Office, Government Has Been Working On Outstanding Files Inherited From Troika - Kamel Jendoubi
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Paris -The government has been for seven months on the outstanding files inherited from the Troika, Minister in charge of Relations with Constitutional Authorities and Civil Society Kamel Jendoubi said, Wednesday in Paris, during his meeting with the Tunisian community members in France and civil society activists.