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.
The film is the story of a young newlywed Palestinian school teacher who is jailed in a top-security Israeli prison where she eventually gives birth. (TIFF)
May 26, 2016 - 06:24 GMT
After success in film festivals in Luxor, Berlin, Palm Springs, and Toronto, Mai Masri's film will now hit screens in Iraq and Tunisia.
Tunisian special forces on patrol in Ben Guerdane after a Daesh attack in March. (AFP/File)
May 25, 2016 - 09:05 GMT
Tunisian forces uncovered a Daesh weapons stockpile in the border town of Ben Guerdane.
The Syrian actor was horrified by what had happened to his fan. (Facebook)
May 25, 2016 - 08:28 GMT
The Syrian actor was horrified by what had happened to his fan.
A member of the Tunisian Coast Guard observes a fishing boat. (AFP/File)
May 23, 2016 - 08:13 GMT
A group of Tunisians, some already wanted by authorities, were stopped while trying to sail to Italy.
Tunisian gendarmes walk inside a house where two suspected jihadists were killed during a security operation on May 11, 2016 in the town of Mnihla, in Ariana province just outside Tunis. (AFP/Fethi Belaid)
May 20, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Tunisian special forces killed a senior commander of a local Daesh affiliate in an ongoing crackdown on militants trained in Libya.
Algerian soldiers are seen in front of a row of tanks. (AFP/File)
May 19, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
Two Algerians, weapons and large amounts of ammunition were seized in a security operation.
Hatem Ben Arfa
May 16, 2016 - 14:37 GMT
The French attacker has enjoyed a wonderful campaign in Ligue 1, capturing the attention of the Catalan giants with his stunning individual performances but claims he could stay
Tunisian forces on patrol after militant attacks in the country. (AFP/File)
May 12, 2016 - 13:45 GMT
A suicide bomber killed four national guards in Smar, Tunisia.
Tunisian security at the Ras Jedir border crossing into Libya. (AFP/File)
May 10, 2016 - 13:30 GMT
Tunisian officials have sealed the Ras Jedir border crossing, as militant activities in Libya continues to grow.
Hatem Ben Arfa
May 10, 2016 - 05:22 GMT
The Camp Nou club are thought to be keen on a deal for the 29-year-old but the Nice star insists he will not lose focus on his current club
Libyan security forces monitor a protest in Benghazi. (AFP/Abdullah Doma)
May 09, 2016 - 06:30 GMT
Underground weapons dealing and military support of rival parties jeopardizes Libya's unity government's power.
May 08, 2016 - 07:45 GMT
This Omani TV program won top prize in the dialogue programmes category in the Arab Radio and Television Festival.
Tunisian special forces on patrol near the Libyan border. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Tunisia is reevaluating its national security and monitoring potential militant activity.
Tunisian special forces on patrol after a Daesh attack. (AFP/File)
April 28, 2016 - 18:00 GMT
The Tunisia Interior Ministry received reports of militants plotting suicide bombings in the country.
Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi. (AFP/File)
April 26, 2016 - 11:30 GMT
The Tunisian President addressed the country's ongoing struggle to fight Daesh spillover from Libya.