Looking ahead after Tunisia’s elections .. By Alaya Allani

Saied’s promise to revitalise Tunisia’s economic diplomacy cannot be realised outside the constant tenets of Tunisia’s traditional, open and balanced diplomacy. October 13 marked the end of another round of presidential and... Read more »

Tunisia :Kais Saied takes presidential oath of the office next Wednesday

President-elect Kais Qais will take the presidential oath of office to become the Republic of Tunisia’s new president under its new governmental system. Kais Saied inauguration ceremony will take place on Wednesday,... Read more »

Tunisia out FATF black list

Tunisia is formally off the FATF (Financial Action Task Force) blacklist, announced Prime minister Youssef Chahed in his tweeter The FATF decided officially it’s plenary meeting to remove Tunisia from its blacklist... Read more »

Tunisia-Rate of Presidential polls result after calculating 89% of ballot paper accounts, Kais Saied still in the front

The considerable percentage of collecting ballot paper accounts attained 89% on Tuesday, said the Independent High Authority for Elections. Results revealed Kais Saied still leading with 18.8%, Nabil Karoui followed with 15.7%. Abdelfattah Mourou ranked third with 12.8% followed by candidate Abdelkrim Zbidi who obtained 10.5%. Read more »

Why would Israel spy on Donald Trump ? .. By Ali Abunimah

Benjamin Netanyahu categorically denies a report in Politico that Israel placed sophisticated eavesdropping devices near the White House. “We have a directive, I have a directive, no intelligence work in the United States, no spies.... Read more »

Children die playing football, in taxi with grandma, as Israel bombs Gaza for tenth day

Eight children and a grandmother were among 23 persons killed in a tenth day of heavy Israeli bombardment targeting civilians, civilian homes and other infrastructure across the occupied Gaza Strip. Wednesday’s carnage... Read more »

Lebanon’s Hezbollah says it downed Israeli drone

Hezbollah said it downed an Israeli drone in southern Lebanon on Monday in the latest flare-up raising tensions between the Iran-backed group and Israel. The drone is now in Hezbollah’s possession, the... Read more »

Tunisians watch first ‘great debate’ ahead of presidential election

Days before the first round of Tunisia’s presidential election, the fledgeling democracy began three nights of televised debates among the candidates, a rare event in the Arab world. The showdown of the... Read more »

Nasrallah: Hezbollah’s cross-border attack sets up ‘new phase’ in Israel conflict

Hezbollah is ushering in a « new phase » in the conflict with Israel, the group’s leader Hassan Nasrallah has said, after it launched a cross-border attack on an Israeli military vehicle over the weekend.... Read more »

Sochi will host Russia-Africa Summit on October 24

On October 24, Sochi will host the Russia-Africa Summit, co-chaired by President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin and President of the Arab Republic of Egypt Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, who also heads the African Union. This is the first event of this level in the history of Russian-African... Read more »