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1 hr ago | Jerusalem Post

Arab world: Has the penny finally dropped?

Is the UK's decision to order a review of the Muslim Brotherhood a sign the West is beginning to see the organization's true motives? Since the start of the ill-named "Arab Spring," the Muslim Brotherhood has been very much in the news.

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Related Topix: Muslim Brotherhood, World News, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Mohamed Morsi,

6 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Tunisia: Tunisia Twinned With Switzerland, France to Sharpen Employment Policies

Tunis, - A twinning project between Tunisia, France and Switzerland that seeks to sharpen policies and tools to address unemployment was at the centre of debate, Wednesday, as part of a seminar on the quality management system.

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Related Topix: World News,

10 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

'Never keep silent': Tunisia confronts racism

For four consecutive days last month, black Tunisians marched against racism, travelling from the island of Djerba in the southeast to Tunis in the north.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Activism

13 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Tunisia: New Constitution Translated in Tunisian Dialect - ATDC

Tunis, - Experts in public law from the Tunisian Association for Constitutional Law have produced a new version of the recently promulgated Constitution in Tunisian dialect Speaking at a news conference held Thursday in Tunis, on the launch of the constitution in Tunisian dialect, ATDC President Farhat Horchani said the aim of this work is to ... (more)

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15 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

Arab states come out in support of Palestinian unity

Gaza Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh on Thursday urged Qatar and Turkey to provide political and financial support to Palestinian factions in order to help reconciliation between the parties succeed.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Hamas (Palestine)

19 hrs ago | NOLA.com

Jamila's Brings a taste of Tunisia to New Orleans Jazz Fest

I suspect a resourceful academic could make a career out of tracing the genealogies of the dishes sold at New Orleans Jazz Fest .

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, New Orleans, LA, World News, Creole, LA

19 hrs ago | Forward

Tunisia Minister Chided for Allowing Israelis In

Tunisia's tourism minister has been summoned to appear before the country's parliament to explain her decision to allow Israelis to enter the country on their passports for a religious festival.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Travel, Tunisia Travel, Africa Travel,

Wed Apr 23, 2014

In-depth Africa

Nkana jets into Tunisia

Nkana on Wednesday afternoon arrived in Tunisia for Sunday's 2014 CAF Confederation Cup return leg of the pre-group stage against local side CA Bizertin.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa

SFGate

News of the day From Across the Globe, April 24

Afghan security forces are frequently targeted by insurgents, who last week killed at least four other police officers from Kandahar.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Israel, Middle East,

AlertNet

Out-foxing crony capitalism

A fox walks in a forest in the Nalibokskaya Pushcha Reserve, near the village of Rum, some 80 km west of Minsk, February 8, 2014.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Zine el Abidine Ben Ali,

AllAfrica.com

Tunisia: Workshops to Propose Urgent Solutions to Economic Crisis

Tunis, - The preparatory meeting for the National Conference on Economy held Tuesday in Dar Dhiafa, Carthage, resulted in the establishment of workshops tasked with identifying proposals to find urgent solutions to end the economic crisis in the country, Minister of Economy and Finance Hakim Ben Hammouda told TAP.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa

CFR.org

Arab Spring Reality Check

Protesters from Tunisia's marginalised rural heartlands hold a hunger strike as they prepare to spend their second night outside the Prime Minister's office in Tunis January 24, 2011 .

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Related Topix: World News,

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Kuwait Wataniya first-quarter profit rises 1.5 pct despite domestic slump

Kuwaiti telecom operator Wataniya reported a 1.5 percent rise in first-quarter profit on Tuesday as improved earnings from its foreign units helped offset a domestic slump.

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Related Topix: Palestinian Territories, Middle East, World News,

Jerusalem Post

Tunisia approves entry of Israeli tourists despite opposition

Decision, announced by Tunisian Prime Minister Mahdi Jumaa causes backlash from opposition who demand hearing of tourism and interior minister, accuse PM of "normalizing ties with Israel."

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Related Topix: World News, Israel, Middle East

Ynetnews

Tunisia to normalize relations with Israel in order to boost tourism

Mehdi Jomaa, the head of the Tunisian government, urged officials on Tuesday to avoid creating controversy on the coming normalization of relations with Israel.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Tunisia: Steps to Ensure Repatriation of Tunisian Hostages - PM

Carthage - Caretaker Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa said that despite the complexity of the situation in Libya, steps are still underway to "ensure the repatriation, safe and sound, of the two Tunisian hostages kidnapped in Tripoli."

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya

AllAfrica.com

Tunisia: Governorate of Tozeur, Qatari Diar Sign Agreement to Kick Off Construction of Tourist Resort

An agreement was signed between the Governorate of Tozeur and Qatari Diar Company to draw up a work schedule for the construction of a tourist resort, Governor Mohamed Mansouri told TAP.

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Related Topix: Tunisia Travel, Travel, Africa Travel, Africa, World News

AllAfrica.com

Tunisia: Syphax Airlines - Tunis-Montreal Direct Air Service to Be Launched Thursday April 24

Tunis, - The direct Tunis-Montreal air flight will be launched officially by Syphax Airlines, as of Thursday April 24, 2014, from Tunis-Carthage airport, said Mohamed Frikha, founder and CEO of this private company, during a meeting with the press held, Monday, in Tunis.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Canada, Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Airbus A319, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A330

USA Today

Could Tunisia be the next big travel destination?

Freckled throughout a cobblestone labyrinth in the capital's old quarter, shop owners await the revival of a tourism sector that sunk with the rise of a revolution.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News,

AllAfrica.com

Libya: Libya Jihadists Hold Tunisian Diplomat

An unknown jihadist group in Libya released a video on Monday showing a Tunisian embassy worker pleading for his life.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Terrorism,

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