Short Trial results in verdict

Twenty sentenced over US embassy attack in Tunis

Twenty people were handed two-year suspended jail sentences on Tuesday for attacking the US Embassy in Tunis in September. Hundreds of Islamist protesters took part in the attack in response to a US-made film they considered insulting to Islam.

http://www.france24.com/en/20130529-jail-sentenced-usa-embassy-attack-tunisia-islamists-film-salafists?ns_campaign=editorial&ns_source=RSS_public&ns_mchannel=RSS&ns_fee=0&ns_linkname=20130529_jail_sentenced_usa_embassy_attack_tunisia

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Still a Long Way to Go for Tunisian Democracy

Notes internacionals CIDOB, núm. 73

Tunisia remains very dependent on international good will: despite receiving aid and loans worth $1.5bn last year, the growing current account deficit has reduced hard currency reserves to the equivalent of three and a half months cover of imports.

http://www.cidob.org/es/publicaciones/notes_intl/n1_73/still_a_long_way_to_go_for_tunisian_democracy

First Tunisian Director to win at Cannes Festival

Tunisian film tops Cannes

Tunis-born director Abdellatif Kechiche topped the 2013 Cannes festival “Palme d’Or” for his controversial film “La Vie d’Adele”.

http://magharebia.com/en_GB/articles/awi/features/2013/05/28/feature-02

Foreign FEMEN activists protest in front of Tunisian Ministry of Justice

Femen topless protest targets Tunisia’s justice ministry

Trio of activists stage demonstration in Tunis over arrest of feminist group member Amina Tyler earlier this month

(c) 2013 Guardian News & Media Ltd http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/may/29/tunisia-femen-protest-amina-tyler