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    Tunisia, Qatar propose ‘Western-Islamic’ confce

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 10:01pm on November 16, 2020

    Tunisia’s president Kais Saied and Qatar will seek to promote dialogue between Muslims and the West to prevent anti-Muslim backlashes following extremist attacks, he said...

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    Tunisia to take back citizens from France on condition

    Agence France-Presse . Tunis | Updated at 10:38am on November 07, 2020

    Tunisia said on Friday that it would take back from France its citizens suspected of being radical Islamists, after last week’s attack in Nice allegedly...

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    Migrant arrivals to Italy soar

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 01:06am on August 16, 2020

    Migrant arrivals to Italy increased by nearly 150 per cent over the past year, with the majority of those arriving from Tunisia, Italy’s interior ministry...

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    Over 50 dead in migrant shipwreck off Tunisia

    Agence France-Presse . Tunis | Updated at 01:09am on June 13, 2020

    More than 50 people, mostly from sub-Saharan Africa, died when a boat carrying migrants bound for Italy sank off Tunisia, a health official said Thursday...

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    Tunisia arrests 2 for trying to infect police with coronavirus

    Agence France-Presse . Tunis | Updated at 01:20am on April 18, 2020

    Tunisia said Thursday that two men, including a suspected member of a jihadist network, had been arrested over an alleged ‘terrorist’ plot to infect security...

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    Hundreds of Tunisians protest virus lockdown

    Agence France-Presse . Mnilha, Tunisia | Updated at 09:28pm on April 01, 2020

    Several hundred Tunisians demonstrated in a working class district of the capital Tuesday, demanding government support and protesting a week-old lockdown against the coronavirus pandemic...

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    Is France losing its colonial backyard in North Africa?

    Mohamed Taifouri | Updated at 12:00am on February 15, 2020

    Having seen a sharp decline in its influence in Tunisia and Algeria, France is eyeing China and Spain’s growing economic presence in Morocco with concern....

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    At least 24 people killed, 18 hurt in Tunisia road accident

    Agence France-Presse . Ain Snoussi, Tunisia | Updated at 02:23pm on December 02, 2019

    At least 24 Tunisians were killed and 18 more injured when a bus plunged into a ravine on Sunday, in one of the country’s worst...

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    Turtles and tourists share the same beach on a Tunisian island

    Agence France-Presse . Tunisia | Updated at 12:00am on November 29, 2019

    Between plastic chairs on a crowded Tunisian tourist beach, a sign indicates where another species shares the sand: a nest is buried below. On this...

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    Electronic music festival rocks Tunisian desert

    Agence France-Presse . Nefta | Updated at 12:00am on November 18, 2019

    A two-day electronic music festival got underway Saturday in the southern Tunisian desert where the original Star Wars movie was filmed, drawing thousands of fans...