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French police and security forces examine the remains of the delivery truck that Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel drove into a crowd of people on Bastille Day. (AFP/File)
July 22, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
France arrested five people with connections to Nice attacker Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel as France continues to investigate the deadly car ramming attack.
A memorial for victims in Nice, after the Bastille Day attack that killed over 80 people. (AFP/Giuseppe Cacace)
July 16, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
French investigators named Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, a Tunisian with a prior criminal record but no known ties to militant groups.
Rescue workers arrive on the scene after the deadly attack on Bastille Day revelers in Nice, France. (AFP/Valery Hache)
July 15, 2016 - 04:04 GMT
French President Francois Hollande released a statement on the July 14 attack that has left at least 80 people dead and over 100 wounded.
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July 14, 2016 - 19:47 GMT
Tunisia’s handball team Wednesday conceded defeat in Stuttgart to European Champions Germany 32-38 (14-17 at half-time) in a friendly ahead of Rio 2016 Olympics.
Ahmed Ben Amor in a picture released by the Shams LGBT rights organization (Twitter)
July 12, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Hamed Sinno of Mashrou Leila fame has jump-started a twitter campaign of love and understanding to support the injured Gay Rights activist, who remains in the hospital after an overdose.
Academy memberships  are limited to artists working in the production of theatrically-released motion pictures. (Ahram)
July 06, 2016 - 18:18 GMT
Award-winning directors Haifaa Al-Mansour, Basil Khalil, Naji Abu Nowar and Abdellatif Kechiche have become members of the US academy best known for handing out Oscars.
Lutfi Boshnaq (center) is the frontman for a newly formed Islamic metal band based in Tunisia. (Youtube)
July 06, 2016 - 15:52 GMT
A famous Tunisian opera singer launched his new Islamic metal band this week, leaving his fans and colleagues confused.
Paris Saint-Germain's new recruit French attacking midfielder Hatem Ben Arfa poses with his jersey at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris on July 4, 2016.
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July 05, 2016 - 09:49 GMT
The former Newcastle and Marseille man earned a move to Parc des Princes after a brilliant season with Nice, and revealed he was swayed by PSG's ambitious plans
Italian navy personnel and rescued migrants ride in a boat after a resuce operation off the Libyan coast, in the Mediterranean Sea. (AFP/file)
July 03, 2016 - 09:30 GMT
According to activist Mustafa Abdulkarim, “the boat carrying 28 Tunisian migrants left the Libyan port city of Sabratha heading for Italy capsized half an hour after sailing. Only 12 people managed to reach the shores.”
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.