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News on Tunisia continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

9 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

170 migrants feared lost at sea off Libya: coastguard

A Libyan coastguard official said on Friday a boat carrying 170 illegal migrants from sub-Saharan Africa was feared lost at sea off the capital Tripoli.

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17 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

Tunisia crackdown raises fears of rights rollback

Mosques are being closed, local organizations banned and at least 1,000 people have been arrested as Tunisia cracks down on those suspected of sympathizing with radical Islamists.

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17 hrs ago | ABC News

Tunisia Crackdown Raises Fears of Rights Rollback

Mosques are being closed, local organizations banned and at least 1,000 people have been arrested as Tunisia cracks down on those suspected of sympathizing with radical Islamists.

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17 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Tunisia crackdown raises fears of rights rollback

In this Friday, March 2, 2012, file photo, Salafists hold posters showing Osama bin Laden during a demonstration near the U.S. embassy in Tunis, Tunisia.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Vanguard

Fishermen rescue 74 Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria migrants drifting at sea

Tunisian fishermen rescued 74 migrants Thursday who had drifted for five days after leaving Libya aboard an inflatable boat in an attempt to reach Italy, an official said.

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The Star Online

Tunisia, Cairo airport cancel Libya flights over security fears

Tunisia and Egypt's Cairo airport cancelled most flights to and from Libya on Thursday, officials said, days after the Libyan government said unidentified war planes had attacked positions of armed groups in Tripoli.

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Reuters

Tunisia, Cairo airport closes air routes to and from Libya

Tunisia and Egypt's Cairo airport have cancelled all flights to Libya, officials in the three countries said on Thursday.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

ABS-CBN News

Over 400 OFWs from Libya expected to arrive in Manila

The Department of Foreign Affairs said a third government-chartered plane left Manila for Tunis, Tunisia on Wednesday to fetch the OFW repatriates.

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Global Voices Online

How ISIS Came to Leave Its Black Stain on Syria

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

American Reporter

Market MoverGIVE Me Liberty or Give Me Vodafone

BRADENTON, Fla., Updated Jan. 29, 2011-- Americans don't ask their country to get involved in the internal political struggles of the nations it interacts with, and the general rule is that we don't.

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TrekEarth

Entrance

This is the side entrance of the BOURGUIBA MAUSOLEUM , who had shown previously in its entirety .

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Sys-Con Media

Chinook Energy Announces Completion of the Disposition of Its...

As a pure domestic focused company with no debt, positive working capital and a recently expanded credit facility of $125 million, Chinook is well positioned to accelerate the development of its recently announced Montney successes at Birley/Umbach where the Company holds 54 sections of land, and at Grande Prairie where the Company holds 80 ... (more)

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Al Bawaba

Saber on stage at the Festival International de Bizerte in Tunisia.

Nothing ticks off celebs more than the media's hawking eyes over their private lives, while somewhat neglecting their careers - which have made them famous in the first place! The singer declared his bitter disappointment with their constant "interference" in his personal business, while being distracted from his singing career.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Tehran Times

Tunisian president calls for close ties with Iran

TEHRAN Tunisian President Mohamed Moncef Marzouki has expressed content over the growing relations between Tunisia and Iran and called for expansion of ties in all spheres, IRNA reported on Sunday.

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Al Bawaba

Not so popular anymore? Tamer Hosny's disastrous ticket sales...

The Tunisian press said that Hosny got a "slap in the face" with the failure of his recent concerts at the Tunisian Benzert and Safaqis International festivals.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

American Reporter

Market MoverGIVE Me Liberty or Give Me Vodafone

BRADENTON, Fla., Updated Jan. 29, 2011-- Americans don't ask their country to get involved in the internal political struggles of the nations it interacts with, and the general rule is that we don't.

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The Washington Post

In New York counterterrorism sting, a setback for federal law enforcement

When Ahmed Abassi arrived in the United States for the first time in March 2013, the Tunisian student settled into a historic, neo-Gothic apartment building in Manhattan's Financial District.

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Kansas City InfoZine

Algeria Travel Warning

There is a high threat of terrorism and kidnappings in Algeria. Although the major cities are heavily policed, attacks could still potentially take place.

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USA Today

MSC uncorks three wine-themed Mediterranean sailings

MSC uncorks three wine-themed Mediterranean sailings MSC Splendia will offer three wine-themed cruises this fall on Mediterranean sailings.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Voice of America

Ahead of Elections, a Prescription for 'Saving' Tunisia

Later this year, Tunisia holds elections which will be closely watched around the world.

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