June 19, 2011
Tunisia's ousted president Zine el Abidine Ben Ali, whose trial in absentia starts on Monday, has dismissed all charges against him.
June 16, 2011
Six months after a Tunisian fruit seller triggered a wave of protests across the Arab world, little has changed in the town where he was driven by despair to set himself on fire.
June 6, 2011
At least 11 people were killed and more than 100 wounded in fierce tribal clashes in the southern Tunisian mining town of Metlaoui.
May 26, 2011
Robert Zoellick, the World Bank President, has announced that it will be lending Tunisian US$ 1.5 billion and Egypt US$ 4.5 billion over the next two years.
May 19, 2011
U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday backed the changes in the Arab world and presented his vision on the path to Israeli-Palestinian peace.
Before his death, Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden recorded a message hailing the protest movements in the Arab world.
A Tunisian newspaper on Thursday reported that the wife of Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi's and their daughter Aisha had left the Tunisian airport of Djerba
May 18, 2011
Suspected Libyan Al-Qaeda fighters exchanged fire with Tunisian security forces Wednesday.
May 17, 2011
A source in the Libyan opposition Transitional National Council said Tuesday that the Libyan Oil Minister Shukri Ghanem announced his defection from the regime.
April 20, 2011
Here are the funniest moments that have come out of these Arab revolutions and upheavals: Apart from all the deaths and mass destruction above are some of the lighter things we can take from the revolutions because it turns out that dare we say it, revolutions make for good entertainment. Thank you Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, Husni Mubarak, Bashar al-Assad, Ali Abdullah-Saleh, and of course last but not least, Muammar Gaddafi, the main actors in this terrible drama.
An Algerian newspaper has recently quoted Abdul Rahman Subir, the bodyguard of the deposed Tunisian president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, who broke his silenceز
April 13, 2011
Arab First Ladies: A Blessing or a Curse for falling leaders: While Arab leaders fall, will their wives be there to catch them? As protests spread like wildfire in the Middle East, the often opulent lives of Arab stately or royal wives are in the spotlight. Who’s footing the bill for the First Ladies expenses? Do they provide a false idealized image of their country, with their good works and initiatives in the arena of development and human rights, when on the ground their husband-led regimes are shunning their so-called progressive values?
April 11, 2011
The Interior Ministry on Monday announced that the Tunisian security forces managed to arrest Salah Ben Ali, the brother of ousted President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali.
March 9, 2011
A new chapter was written Wednesday in the history of Tunisia after a local court ordered the former ruling RCD party's to be dissolved.
February 27, 2011
Tunisia's Prime Minister Mohammed Ghannouchi stepped down Sunday.