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Tunisia: Tunisian President Slashes Salary[Vanguard]Tunisia's President Moncef Marzouki announced on Friday his decision to voluntarily take a two-thirds pay cut as the government grapples with a financial situation it has described as "critical."
Posted on 19 April 2014 | 2:09 am
Tunisia assembly begins to wade throughTunisia's National Constituent Assembly or parliament on Friday began voting article by article on a new electoral law to govern legislative and presidential elections due before the end of 2014. Just 139 of a total of 217 deputies were on hand to examine the articles before the assembly's vice president, Meherzia Laabidi, adjourned to try to reach an agreement how to proceed.
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 12:14 pm
Star Wars desert set – in picturesTunisia's desert dunes lure amateur astronomers and Star Wars aficionados alike. A source of coveted meteorites and the location of Darth Vader's home Tatooine, the Sahara draws many films fans
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 10:50 am
Kidnappers of 2 Tunisians demandTUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia's foreign minister says kidnappers who seized two Tunisians including one of its diplomats in Libya have demanded the release of two Libyans jailed in Tunisia.
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 10:29 am
Kidnappers of Tunisian diplomat want jailedTUNIS, Tunisia – Tunis said Friday, April 18, that the kidnappers of a Tunisian diplomat in Tripoli and an embassy colleague are demanding the release of Libyans jailed in Tunisia on terrorism charges. Al-Aroussi Kontassi, the diplomat, was abducted Thursday in the Libyan capital, a month after Tunisian embassy ...
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 7:57 am