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People carry the coffin of Mohammad Eymen Demirci on June 29, 2016 in Istanbul during his funeral a day after a suicide bombing and gun attack targeted Istanbul's Ataturk airport, killing 42 people. (AFP/Ozan Kose)
June 30, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Istanbul Ataturk Airport was on a list of potential targets for attacks by Daesh.
More than 2.5 million Brits were planning trips to Turkish resorts this year.  (AFP/Ozan Kose)
June 30, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
The triple suicide bombing at Istanbul's Attaturk Airport is the latest blow for tourism, as skittish tourists find more reasons to stay away.
Hatem Ben Arfa
June 28, 2016 - 20:38 GMT
The 29-year-old is a free agent after leaving Nice and was keen on a move to Paris Saint-Germain, although the French champions have not tabled an offer
Tunisian soldiers on patrol near the Libyan border. (AFP/File)
June 23, 2016 - 15:30 GMT
The Tunisian National Guard apprehended ten smugglers with 44,000 liters of smuggled fuel.
A Tunisian police officer in the capital city, Tunis. (AFP/File)
June 21, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The Tunisian President extended the country's state of emergency for another month to continue the prohibition of public gatherings and protests.
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June 20, 2016 - 17:12 GMT
Women's team ASF du Sahel have preserved their title as Tunisia's football champion (2015/2016), after beating Tunisair Club 4-2, in the final played Sunday in Tunis.
A meeting of the Tunisian parliament. (AFP/File)
June 17, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
The Tunisian cabient approved an innovative bill that criminalizes government corruption and creates preventative measures for the future.
Tunis at sunset. The Tunisian capital is home to a small Jewish community
June 16, 2016 - 17:58 GMT
In an effort to provide "rehabilitation" to Tunisians Jews both within the country and abroad, the community reaches out to the Tunisian government.
Tunisian forces on patrol, searching for militants outside of Ben Guerdane. (AFP/File)
June 14, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Tunisian forces arrested six militants for providing transport and intelligence to militants hiding in Kasserine heights.
Khemaies Jhinaoui, Foreign Minister of Tunisia. (Facebook)
June 10, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Tunisia is coordinating with the UNHCR to manage the movement of refugees and monitor the situation in Libya.
The Tunisian actor studied at the prestigious Birmingham School of Speech and Drama in the UK. (File photo)
June 09, 2016 - 07:12 GMT
The sci-fi romantic film will be released in 2017 and is co-produced by Cairo-based distributor MAD Solutions.
Actor Dhafer L’Abidine shined bright like a diamond last year with his role in Ta7t el Saytara. (Origo.hu)
June 06, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Since we couldn't get enough of the Tunisian hottie last Ramadan, we've brought him back to star in our most wanted roles!
Tunisian special forces in Ben Geurdane, near the Libyan border. (AFP/File)
June 01, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Tunisian authorities arrested eight suspected militants after a series of almost 1,000 raids.
Sabry officially became a WFP Regional Ambassador against hunger in 2010. (Twitter)
June 01, 2016 - 06:41 GMT
During her recent visit to Lebanon, the Tunisian actress and WFP ambassador lamented the 'human catastrophe' that is 'depriving children of basic chances of survival'.
Germany's midfielder Sami Khedira is pictured prior to the friendly football match between Germany and Slovakia in Augsburg, southern Germany, on May 29, 2016.
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May 30, 2016 - 19:33 GMT
After captaining the World Cup holders against Slovakia, the Juventus central midfielder insists his full recovery from injury is going to plan ahead of Euro 2016
A foreign ministry spokesman said the Swiss government had blocked about $650 million in the case of Egypt, and $61 million in the case of Tunisia. (Twitter)
May 26, 2016 - 13:26 GMT
A new law allowing Swiss authorities to seize and return illicitly-acquired funds from Swiss banks will come into effect in July.