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Tunisia Set For Final Vote On New Constitution

AP | Posted 01.24.2014 | World

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — The spokesman for Tunisia's Constitutional Assembly says a final vote on a new constitution will take place Saturday, now that...

Turning the Tide: Three Years Later Tunisia Is Still the Forerunner of the Arab Spring

Arezo Yazd | Posted 03.19.2014 | World
Arezo Yazd

Whether Tunisia turns into a stronghold of stability and democratic governance in the coming years is uncertain, but given the region's current volatility, Tunisia seems to be light-years ahead of its neighbors.

'We Tried You, You Failed, Now Leave'

AP | BOUAZZA BEN BOUAZZA | Posted 10.24.2013 | World

TUNIS, Tunisia — Thousands of Tunisians demonstrated Saturday night in front of their national assembly kicking off a week of planned protests t...

Tunisian PM To Form New Gov't After Opposition Assassination

Reuters | Posted 04.08.2013 | World

By Tarek Amara TUNIS, Feb 6 (Reuters) - The killing of an outspoken critic of Tunisia's Islamist-led government on Wednesday sparked s...

Al Qaeda Leader Incites Tunisians Against Gov't

AP | MAAMOUN YOUSSEF | Posted 08.10.2012 | World

CAIRO — Al-Qaida leader Ayman al-Zawahri called on the Tunisian people to rise up against the country's Islamist ruling party for accepting a c...

Tunisia Expected To Elect Human Rights Activist Interim President

AP | BOUAZZA BEN BOUAZZA | Posted 02.11.2012 | World

TUNIS, Tunisia — Tunisia's new assembly chose a veteran rights activist Monday as the country's first democratically elected president. Moncef ...

Tunisia's New Government In Turmoil As Ministers Quit

AP | HADEEL AL-SHALCHI and BOUAZZA BEN BOUAZZA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TUNIS, Tunisia — At least four opposition ministers quit Tunisia's day-old unity government Tuesday, aligning themselves with demonstrators who ...

Tunisia PM To Announce New Government

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TUNIS (Reuters) - Tunisia's prime minister promised to announce a new coalition government on Monday and called for calm after security forces fough...