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Egyptians walk carrying their belongings towards the Libyan side of the Ras Djir border crossing, on February 23, 2015 as they head to Tunisia for a flight evacuating them back to Cairo. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 07:25 GMT
Tunisian forces have enhanced their security presence along the entire border with Libya after Daesh released a video showing the beheading of 21 Egyptians.
A screenshot of Latifa's new single
February 26, 2015 - 09:01 GMT
Tunisian singer Latifa urges Arab governments to unite and end wars in the region.
About 250,000 Egyptians 'insisted' on traveling to Libya despite the risks, an official said Wednesday. (AFP/File)
February 18, 2015 - 17:59 GMT
About 250,000 Egyptians 'insisted' on traveling to Libya despite the risks, an official said Wednesday.
Violence against children is being treated as a norm in African societies, sources said. (AFP/Fred Dufour)
February 12, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Violence against children is being treated as a norm in African societies, sources said.
Residents of Ben Guerdane hurl rocks at riot police (unseen) on Feb. 8, 2015. (AFP-file)
February 10, 2015 - 19:42 GMT
Disputes over smuggling lead to unrest near Libyan border
Hend pictured here, not in a cloak, but in her World Food Program shirt, supporting the fight against hunger in the Middle East (Courtesy of Facebook).
February 09, 2015 - 12:38 GMT
Famous Tunisian actress Hind Sabri is fighting hunger in the Middle East, one cloak at a time. Buy it and help a good cause!
Jobs, high living costs and economic opportunities are the main worry for most Tunisians.
February 08, 2015 - 19:35 GMT
Tunisian Prime Minister Habib Essid promised quick reforms to stimulate growth as he took office on Friday at the head of a coalition government combining secular and Islamist parties.
The number of Tunisians fighting in Syria has been estimated at about 3,000. A few hundred have returned to Tunisia and many have been tracked down and arrested. (AFP/File)
February 08, 2015 - 08:01 GMT
Tunisian authorities arrested 32 Islamist militants accused of planning a "spectacular" terrorist attack.
Tunisian Prime Minister Habib Essid announced the new coalition government on Monday. (AFP/File)
February 06, 2015 - 14:47 GMT
Tunisia's coalition cabinet with Islamist members took office Friday. The cabinet was selected by secular Prime Minister Habib Essid.
Tunisian Prime Minister Habib Essid delivers a speech during a parliamentary session to present his new government at the parliament in Tunis. (AFP/File)
February 05, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
The secular-Islamist coalition cabinet was approved by Tunisia's parliament by 166 out of 217 votes.
Prince Ali bin Al-Hussein
February 04, 2015 - 14:04 GMT
The prince of Jordan and Fifa presidential candidate also expressed his concerns about the possibility of match-fixing in football and says the issue must be tackled