November 12, 2013
Serious Tunisian artist Lotfy Bouchnak delivered an unexpected humorous performance at Cairo's Arabic Music Festival.
November 8, 2013
Many may assume that the demographic of Tunisia's post-revolution political scene would be dominated by youth leadership. Yet, to even use the word "youth" in the context of Tunisia's political scene today is rather limited with veteran leaders firmly gripping their seats of power.
November 5, 2013
Tunisia's president told reporters Tuesday that his country "will get through this difficult phase." However, the suspension of the national dialogue talks, the failure to choose an interim PM, and Ennahda's continuing leadership, may continue to exacerbate the political turmoil throughout the north African country.
November 3, 2013
Tunisia's political parties have failed to choose an interim prime minister within the deadline designated in the political transition roadmap.The parties' leaders will meet Monday to try a second time to appoint an interim leader.
November 2, 2013
Tunisian party leaders met Friday to discuss who they would appoint as prime minister to replace the current Islamist-led government.
Singer Latifa was all smiles as she had a lot to celebrate about this week.
October 30, 2013
A suicide bomber targeted a popular Tunisian beach resort in the city of Sousse on Wednesday. There were no casualties in the blast, according to local officials.
October 29, 2013
A plan emerges as government in Tunisia turns to new leadership in the face of violence.
October 28, 2013
Tunisia's Islamist Ennahda party leadership announced that it may be willing to give up government seats, but not power in the upcoming transitional government according to televised interviews Sunday.
Eight individuals believed to be involved in the deaths of Tunisian policemen from last week were arrested by officials late Sunday.
October 26, 2013
Tunisia’s ruling Islamist Ennahda began national dialogue with opposition parties on Friday to form a caretaker government and prepare for elections.
October 25, 2013
Unrest rises in Tunisia as Islamist militants and police forces clash on Friday, killing a police officer and wounding three.
October 24, 2013
Tunisia’s ruling Islamist party office in the town of Kef was torched by angry protesters in a second day of demonstrations across the country.
Tunisia's Prime Minister Ali Larayedh reaffirmed Wednesday that his Islamist-led government was "committed to the principle" of resigning as outlined in the country's political transition road map.
October 23, 2013
Seven members of Tunisia's National Guard and two Islamist militants were killed on Wednesday in clashes between both sides in the southern town of Sidi Bouzid.