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Today, the Republic of Tunisia closed on its offering of a $500 million sovereign bond issuance guaranteed by the United States of America, acting through the U.S. Agency for International Development .
The woman, in her late fifties and clad in a white headscarf and a long blue dress, stood in the middle of Avenue Bourguiba, in the heart of downtown Tunis, and fumbled in her purse.
"We have decided to cut consular services provided by our consular missions in Tripoli and Benghazi, and to provide only necessary and urgent services," the Tunisian Foreign Ministry said on July 16th.
Nigeria's president has reportedly vowed to bring back the more than 200 abducted schoolgirls, saying his government is doing everything possible to secure their release.
It's rare that a Muslim nation is several steps ahead of America. It's also rare that a Muslim nation gets it and we don't.
The African Union strongly condemns the recent attacks in Tunisia and Egypt / The AU calls for renewed African efforts against terrorism ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, July 21, 2014/African Press Organization / - The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union , Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, strongly condemns the attack carried out on 17 July 2014 ... (more)
Many Tunisian families are struggling to balance their budgets, since the holy month coincides this year with the summer holidays.
Algeria and Tunisia reiterated their commitment to boosting coordination to curb terrorism, just several days after 14 Tunisian troops were killed near the Algerian border, local media reports.
Tunisian authorities say all mosques and media calling for jihad are to be immediately closed in a bid to end a radical movement they fear will derail the nation's move to democracy.
Three years ago there was a hope that a growing movement for democracy might make Arab countries more supportive of the Palestinians, as governments grew more responsive to the people and their demands.
At least 14 Tunisian soldiers were killed and 20 others injured Wednesday in a surprise attack by terrorists in the closed military zone near the Algerian border.
Tunisian mourners carry the coffin of assassinated soldier Wali Ben Aballah, killed by militants in Mount Chaambi earlier this week, at Sidi Jebali cemetery, in Ariana district, near the capital Tunis yesterday.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 05:16 am
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