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Egyptian puppet show al-Leila al-Kebira to perform at Neapolis International Festival
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Egyptian puppet show al-Leila al-Kebira to perform at Neapolis International Festival

The Egyptian puppet operetta al-Leila al-Kebira (The Grand Night) is set to perform at the 34th session of the Neapolis…
Tunisians protest in southern town after man sets himself alight
Middle East

Tunisians protest in southern town after man sets himself alight

TUNIS (Reuters) – Tunisian police used tear gas to disperse dozens of protesters who blocked roads in the southern town…
Ennahda’s choice Jemli tapped to be Tunisia PM, faces big challenge
Middle East

Ennahda’s choice Jemli tapped to be Tunisia PM, faces big challenge

TUNIS (Reuters) – A former junior minister faces the challenge of creating a ruling coalition in economically troubled Tunisia after…
Tunisia’s moderate Islamist party may choose outside candidate as PM
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Tunisia’s moderate Islamist party may choose outside candidate as PM

TUNIS (Reuters) – Tunisia’s moderate Islamist Ennahda party may choose a candidate from outside its ranks to head government, two…
Libya coast guard intercepts dozens of Europe-bound migrants
Middle East

Libya coast guard intercepts dozens of Europe-bound migrants

CAIRO (AP) — Libya’s coast guard said Monday it intercepted dozens of Europe-bound migrants off the country’s Mediterranean coast the…
Political outsider Saied sworn in as Tunisia’s president
Middle East

Political outsider Saied sworn in as Tunisia’s president

TUNIS (Reuters) – Kais Saied, a political outsider and retired law professor, was sworn in as Tunisian president on Wednesday…
Despite Tunisia’s vote for change, enduring miseries drive youth exodus
Middle East

Despite Tunisia’s vote for change, enduring miseries drive youth exodus

SFAX, Tunisia (Reuters) – It only took 10 minutes for Fakher Hmidi to slip out of his house, past the…
Tunisia: Conservative law professor wins presidential race
Middle East

Tunisia: Conservative law professor wins presidential race

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia’s election commission said a preliminary count shows Islamist-backed law professor Kais Saied has won the…
Saied supporters hail revival of Tunisia’s 2011 revolution after poll
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Saied supporters hail revival of Tunisia’s 2011 revolution after poll

TUNIS (Reuters) – Supporters of retired law professor Kais Saied celebrated into Monday morning after exit polls indicated he won…
Media mogul, academic face off as Tunisians choose president
Middle East

Media mogul, academic face off as Tunisians choose president

Tunisians began voting on Sunday in a presidential runoff pitting a conservative academic against a media magnate fresh out of…
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