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Tunisia human rights panel receives 65,000 complaints

Panel tasked with uncovering the truth about human rights violations in Tunisia receives 65,000 complaints.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 6/17/2016, 10:05 PM

Jihadist threats dampen Lag BaOmer spirit in Tunisia

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

Bedouin student tried to smuggle in 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 Tunisian capital

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 'Democratic' Tunisia to Support Violence Against Israel

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 Follows Britain, 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, Officials Say

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 Connection with 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-President After Flotilla Halted

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

British PM Warns: ISIS Planning 'Terrible Attacks' in the 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 More 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 Three 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' Series of 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 38 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 Lag B'Omer 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 Says Jewish Pilgrims Safe, After Israel Terror Warning

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 Against Jews

"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

Terror Alert: Jews Warned of 'Concrete' Attack Plot 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 President 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 Joins Israel as Only 'Free' Countries in Middle East

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 Son of Chief Rabbi Gunned Down 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 was 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 Tunisian Elections

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 Presidential 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

Tight Security for Jewish Pilgrims at Ancient Tunisian Synagogue

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 over Israeli 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' with Israel

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's Parliament 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

Tunisian Minister 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 After Israelis Are Barred

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' in the Region

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 Officially 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 Leader for Interim Government

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