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Jihadist threats mar Lag BaOmer in Tunisia

Security tightened ahead of annual Lag BaOmer pilgrimage in Tunisia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2016, 4:05 PM

Arab student tried to smuggle Tunisian terrorist

Indictment filed against student from Bedouin town near Be'er Sheva, who went to Jordan after joining jihadists in plot to launch attack.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 2/8/2016, 12:40 PM

Islamists lead pro-intifada protest in Tunisia

Hundreds of Tunisians gather for a demonstration in support of Palestinian terror war against Israel.Ben Ariel, 11/8/2015, 4:56 AM

Kerry and Zarif Snubbed by Nobel Peace Prize

Despite recommendation for controversial nuclear deal, two foreign ministers get outpaced by Tunisian civil society groups.Ari Yashar, 10/9/2015, 1:06 PM

Calls in Tunisia to Support Violence

One of the leaders of Tunisia's Islamist party says Arab countries should support an armed struggle against Israel.Dalit Halevi, 9/18/2015, 4:12 AM

Denmark Warns Against Travel to Tunisia

Danish Foreign Ministry tells citizens to avoid all non-essential travel to Tunisia, a day after Britain issued a similar warning.Ben Ariel, Canada, 7/10/2015, 10:18 PM

Britain Warns Tourists to Leave Tunisia

British government says terrorist attack in Tunisia is "highly likely" and the country's government has not done enough to enhance security.Ben Ariel, 7/10/2015, 6:29 AM

Tunisian Jihadist Previously Worked in Tourism

Jihadist behind massacre of foreigners on a beach had worked in tourism and was a fan of breakdancing, say Tunisian officials.Ben Ariel, 7/6/2015, 6:43 AM

Tunisia Holding 8 Suspects in Beach Attack

Eight suspects remain in custody on suspicion of being directly linked to deadly attack on in the Tunisian resort of Sousse.Ben Ariel, 7/3/2015, 4:44 AM

Israel Deports Tunisian ex-Pres. After Flotilla

Former Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki and a EU MEP among 14 others to be deported following anti-Israel flotilla attempt.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/30/2015, 12:35 PM

Cameron: ISIS Planning 'Terrible Attacks' in UK

UK Prime Minister David Cameron says ISIS determined to carry out massacre on British soil, after 30 UK citizens killed in Tunisia attack.Ari Soffer, 6/29/2015, 11:17 AM

Tunisia Searching for Suspects in Beach Attack

Tunisian authorities believe student who carried out attack on a beach had accomplices who supported him before the massacre.Ben Ariel, 6/29/2015, 6:44 AM

State Department: No Evidence Attacks Were Related

State Department spokesman says there is evidence that attacks in France, Tunisia and Kuwait were coordinated.Ben Ariel, Canada, 6/27/2015, 1:01 AM

At Least 5 Britons Killed in Tunisia Attack

Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond says at least five Britons are among the dead in attack on a beach in Tunisia. Death toll expected to rise.Ben Ariel, Canada, 6/27/2015, 12:05 AM

White House Condemns 'Heinous' Attacks

White House condemns spate of terrorist attacks in France, Tunisia and Kuwait, offers support to the affected countries.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/26/2015, 8:26 PM

Terrorists Kill 27 in Tunisia Beach Assault

Gunmen open fire on beach packed with tourists; death toll expected to rise.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2015, 4:50 PM

Low Turnout in Tunisia Amid Terror Warning

Tunisia claims all is safe after Israel warns of concrete terror plans to attack Jews visiting ancient synagogue from Temple times.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/6/2015, 8:49 AM

Tunisia: Assures Jews over Terror Threat

Tunisian Interior Minister rejects Israeli Prime Minister's Office warning of 'concrete threats' of terror attack against ancient synagogue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2015, 5:29 PM

Tunisian Official Denies Terror Threats

"There are no threats" against Israelis or Jews, insists Tunisian official after Israel issues a travel warning.Elad Benari, 5/3/2015, 4:40 AM

Jews Warned of Terror Attack Plots in Tunisia

Counter-Terrorism Bureau issues warning that Jews should not visit Tunisia over concrete info regarding Lag Ba'Omer terror plot.Ari Yashar, 5/2/2015, 11:25 PM

Tunisia Discovers Large Arms Cache

Tunisian troops capture a large arms cache amid a continued fight against terrorism.Ben Ariel, 4/17/2015, 5:44 AM

Ex-Tunisian Pres. to Sail on Third Gaza Flotilla

Muncef Marzouki says he will be on ships seeking to breach Israel's legal naval blockade of Hamas stronghold by mid 2015.Ari Yashar, 3/31/2015, 6:43 PM

Tunisia, Israel Only 'Free' Countries in ME

Global Freedom Index rankings show sharp decline in freedom overall, with Syria the least free country on record for 2014.Tova Dvorin, 2/1/2015, 2:35 PM

Vigil in Tunisia for Paris Victim Yoav Hattab

Memorial at Tunis's Grand Synagogue for son of country's chief rabbi, who was murdered in Paris; 'disgrace' as Tunisian government silent.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2015, 11:00 PM

Tunisian Jews Mourn Rabbi's Son Killed in Paris

Yoav Hattab had a bright future before he was murdered in Paris attack. Debate over burial in Israel highlights plight of Tunisian Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2015, 6:03 PM

Paris Attack Victim - Son of Tunisian Chief Rabbi

Yoav Hattab, the youngest of four Jewish victims killed in terror attack on Paris kosher supermarket, is the son of Tunisia's Chief Rabbi.Cynthia Blank, 1/11/2015, 12:02 PM

Obama Invites New Tunisian President to Washington

Obama calls Tunisia's newly elected president, hails the "spirit of peaceful compromise" Tunisians displayed during transition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/6/2015, 5:15 AM

Secularist Candidate Declares Victory in Tunisia

Tunisia's Beji Caid Essebsi, who served under former dictator Ben Ali, claims victory in second round of presidential election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2014, 5:43 AM

Tunisia's Presidential Election Headed for Run-Off

The two candidates in Tunisia's presidential election say initial tallies show they had passed to a second round run-off next month.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2014, 3:45 AM

Joining ISIS from Seaside Resorts on Cruise Ships

Interpol reveals foreign jihadists increasingly get to Syria and Iraq by cruise ship; Tunisia's tourist paradise of Sousse a main source.Ari Yashar, 11/7/2014, 8:59 AM

Islamists Concede Defeat in Tunisia Elections

Tunisia's Ennahda party, which won the 2011 elections, concedes defeat to its main secular rival.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/28/2014, 3:13 AM

ISIS Will Try for Tunisia Next

Tunisia is one night's rapid sail from Italy and the situation there is beginning to resemble that of Iraq and Syria.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 10/6/2014, 11:48 AM

Campaigning Under Way for Tunisian Elections

Campaigning officially under way for the October 26 parliamentary polls which Tunisians hope will bring stability.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/5/2014, 5:29 AM

Tunisian Islamists Won't Take Part in Election

Tunisia’s main Islamist party, Ennahda, says it will not contest a presidential election in November.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/8/2014, 4:15 AM

Muslim Terrorists Stab Jewish Man in Tunisia

Gabriel Ozen, 38, saved by local shop owners. But the terrorist is freed after just one hour - and threats of a Muslim riot.Haim Lev, 5/25/2014, 1:22 PM

Lag Ba'Omer Pilgrims to Visit Ancient Tunisia Shul

Lag Ba'omer pilgrims to visit Ghriba synagogue on island of Djerba, amid controversy over Israeli visas.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/16/2014, 4:15 PM

Tunisia Ministers Escape Censure on Israel Tourism

Censure motions against two Tunisian ministers accused of promoting "normalization" with Israel were dropped.AFP and Arutz Sheva, 5/10/2014, 10:50 PM

Tunisian Ministers Accused of Normalization

Tunisia's parliament questions two ministers accused of promoting "normalization" with the non-recognized Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/9/2014, 10:50 PM

Tunisia Debates Allowing Israeli Tourism

Ministers trade barbs over Israel's status in wake of ugly cruise line incident. Will Tunisia finally open its gates to Israelis?AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2014, 8:20 PM

Tunisia Protests Recognition of Israeli Passport

Tunisia's parliament to question tourism minister over a decision allowing Israelis to use their passports to enter the country.Elad Benari, 4/24/2014, 4:15 AM

Tunisian Jew Stabbed in Djerba

Possible anti-Semitic attack occurred on the eve of Pesach, and just one month before annual Jewish El-Ghriba pilgrimage.Ari Soffer, 4/16/2014, 6:00 PM

Watch: Tunisian President Visits Jewish Exhibition

Tunisia’s President, Moncef Marzouki, visits a Jewish exhibition about Purim, expresses his support for the Jewish community.Elad Benari, 3/20/2014, 6:15 AM

Tunisia Denies Discrimination Against Israelis

Tunisia's tourism minister denies that Israeli tourists who were prevented from entering the country had been discriminated against.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/14/2014, 11:39 PM

Cruise Operator Cancels Tunisia Stops

Norwegian Cruise Line will no longer make port calls in Tunisia after Israelis were barred from entering the country.Elad Benari, 3/12/2014, 3:45 AM

Israelis on a Cruise Refused Entry to Tunisia

Israeli tourists aboard a cruise ship prevented from entering Tunisia during a port call, due to "a procedural problem."Elad Benari, 3/11/2014, 2:45 AM

Tunisian Pardoned Over Caricatures of Mohammed

Tunisian jailed since 2012 for posting caricatures of the prophet Mohammed online receives a pardon.Elad Benari, 2/20/2014, 5:44 AM

Iran: 'Enemies of Islam Conspiring Against Us'

Iranian speaker of parliament gives interview in Tunisian media claiming West, Israel 'conspiring' against Muslims.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 2/12/2014, 9:18 PM

Iranian Speaker: Israel is a 'Cancer'

American delegation walks out of ceremony in honor of Tunisia's constitution after Iranian lawmaker slams the U.S. and Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/7/2014, 8:55 PM

Tunisian Minister Resigns Over Trip to Israel

A trip to Israel in 2006 forced Tunisia’s new Tourism Minister to resign just hours after she was sworn in.Elad Benari, 1/31/2014, 5:14 AM

Tunisia Approves New Constitution

Tunisia's national assembly approves new constitution, three years after the overthrow of ruler Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali.Elad Benari, 1/27/2014, 5:44 AM

Tunisia's Islamist Prime Minister Resigns

Tunisia's Prime Minister resigns as part of a plan to end months of political deadlock.Elad Benari, 1/10/2014, 5:43 AM

Tunisia: 'Only a Muslim Can Be President'

Tunisian Parliament passes law stating that Islam is state religion - and as such, President can only be Muslim as a 'good citizen.'Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 1/6/2014, 10:11 PM

Tunisian Parties Choose Interim Leader

Tunisia's political parties choose Industry Minister Mehdi Jomaa to head an interim government of independent figures.Elad Benari, 12/15/2013, 6:19 AM

Tunisian Rapper Jailed For 'Insulting Police'

'Weld El 15' went on run in August after 21-month sentence without trial, now turns self in and sentenced 4-months.Ari Yashar, 12/6/2013, 8:05 AM

Man Sets Himself on Fire in Tunisia's Capital

Man sets himself on fire outside a government building in Tunis, in an incident reminiscent of one which set off the Arab Spring.Elad Benari, 11/12/2013, 5:45 AM

Tunisia: Tennis Cup Ban for Boycotting Israeli

Tennis Federation shows unusual resolve, bans Tunisia from Davis Cup after tennis player Jaziri pressed to forfeit match against Israeli.Ari Yashar, 11/4/2013, 1:35 PM

Tunisian Parties Begin Negotiations

National dialogue in Tuninsia aims to end deadlock between the Islamist-led government and the mainly secular opposition.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/25/2013, 10:44 PM