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Ouverture du Forum mondial des Droits de l’Homme : Stéphane Hessel et la Syrie à l’honneur

May 23, 13

Hier soir avait lieu, à Nantes, l’ouverture du Forum mondial des droits de l’Homme. Des associations, militants, institutionnels et acteurs du monde entier s’y retrouvent pour quatre jours de discussion et d’échange.

الهيئة الوطنية للمحامين بتونس: تدابير أمنية في محكمة تونس بباب بنات على خلفية تهديدات إرهابية

May 23, 13

Reference: Usgs assessment


Usgs Assessment: Undiscovered Oil and Gas Resources of Libya and Tunisia, 2010
Using a geology-based assessment methodology, the U.S. Geological Survey estimated means of 3.97 billion barrels of undiscovered oil, 38.5 trillion cubic feet of undiscovered natural gas, and 1.47 billion barrels of undiscovered natural gas liquids in two provinces of North Africa.


Around Town in Tunis

What’s on in Tunis: May 23 – 29

Chris Barfield | 22 May 2013

“Spines of Jasmine,” a new drama by director Rachid Ferchiou, is playing at cinemas across Tunis this month.  The Hope Contemporary Art Gallery in La Marsa is hosting an exhibition for three aspiring artists entitled “Young Little Monsters.”  On Friday, Tahar Haddad Cultural Club’s weekly Literary Salon features poet, writer, and critic Salwa Al-Rashidi.


Tunisian Hospitality noted by AfDB President

AfDB President Commends Tunisian Hospitality


The President of the African Development Bank Group, Donald Kaberuka, Thursday, May 23, in Tunis, called on the Tunisian Prime Minister, Ali Laarayedh.

President Kaberuka underscored the friendship between the AfDB and Tunisia and expressed gratitude to the Tunisian Government and people for their hospitality to the institution for the past 10 years. “We are home in Tunisia,” affirmed the AfDB President. AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK GROUP

Yacht returned amidst claims of squandered funds

Tunisia Moves To Recover Ben Ali’s Stolen Assets

Posted by: Channels Television Posted date: May 24, 2013

Tunisia has recovered a luxury yacht belonging to the brother-in-law of Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, the country’s former dictator, from Spain.

Bourguiba Museum opens to visitors

Bourguiba Museum offers lessons to Tunisians

By Jamel Arfaoui in Monastir for Magharebia – 24/05/2013

With the threat of radical Islamism on the rise, Tunisians are turning to their recent past to learn about President Habib Bourguiba’s life and legacy.

Tunisia mired in state of emergency

Tunisia’s state of emergency must be extended: Sabbagh


TUNIS (AFP) – The fragile security situation in Tunisia, where radical Islamists are blamed for a wave of violence in recent months, makes it necessary to extend the state of emergency, Defence Minister Rachid Sabbagh said on Friday.

Expensive yacht returned to Tunisia

Tunisia recovers Ben Ali family yacht

2013-05-24 22:03

La Goulette – Tunisia put on display on Friday a luxury yacht formerly owned by the brother-in-law of deposed dictator Zine El Abidine Ben Ali that Spain returned to Tunisia last month, an AFP photographer reported.


Possible six months imprisonment for FEMEN Amina Tyler

Originally published May 24, 2013 at 10:30 AM | Page modified May 24, 2013 at 11:25 AM

Tunisian feminist faces 6 months in prison

Associated Press

TUNIS, Tunisia —

Amina Tyler, the 19-year-old Tunisian woman who scandalized many in the country by posting topless photos of herself online as a protest, could face six months in prison for her latest arrest, her lawyer said Friday.

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