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Maritime line between Libya and Tunisia reopened

The Libyan - Tunisian Economic Cooperation Council announced the opening of a maritime line between the two countries soon.The Council announced on its Facebook page that the Executive Director of the Libyan-Tunisian Economic…

Tunisia pushes for protection of Libya’s fragile truce

Assuming the presidency of the 68th session of the UN Security Council yesterday, Tunisia called for a UN peacekeeping force to maintain the fragile ceasefire in Libya.Tunisian Ambassador to the UN, Tarek Ladeb told the Security Council…

Bashagha welcomes Tunisian ambassador in Libya

The Government of National Accord's Minister of Interior Fathi Bashagha welcomed today the ambassador to Libya for the Republic of Tunisia Al-Asaad Al-Ajili.The meeting between the representatives of the sister nations addressed…

LPDF integrity questioned by Human rights organisations

Libyan human rights organisations officially filed a complaint with the Attorney General in Tripoli to investigate the use of political money to bribe participants during the activities of the Libyan Political Dialog Forum, which was…

Bus accident kills 22 people in Tunisia

A tragic bus accident has killed 22 Tunisian tourists north of the country, according to the Interior Ministry on Sunday.   The bus was travelling from the capital Tunis to the Ain Snoussi region when it plunged into a ravine, the…

Exit polls point to Kais Saied as Tunisia’s new president

Kais Saied, a retired law professor with no political experience, has won Tunisia’s presidential election with a landslide victory over his opponent, Nabil Karoui, a wealthy businessman and television tycoon, according to exit polls…

Political outsiders head to Tunisia’s elections runoff

Tunisia's elections advanced to a runoff on Tuesday between a jailed media mogul and a socially conservative academic, according to final results from the electoral commission.Both have branded themselves political outsiders in a…

Tunisia gears up for electing new president

Tunisia is holding its second free presidential poll since the 2011 uprising that toppled ex-president Ben Ali and sparked the Arab Spring.It was brought forward from November after the death in July of Beji Caid Essebsi, the first…