Middle East

Major Roman ruins discovered underwater in Tunisia

Streets, monuments and about 100 fermentation tanks found in the Mediterranean, confirming a theory about Neapolis.

Major Roman ruins discovered underwater in Tunisia

Middle East

Tunisia joins countries boycotting Wonder Woman film

Tunisia joins Lebanon and Qatar in banning US blockbuster featuring a former soldier with the Israeli army at its helm.

Tunisia bans Wonder Woman after al-Chaab complaint

Tunisia

Refugees in limbo after Tunisia shuts desert camp

Four years after the UN ceased operations at Choucha camp, authorities have cleared out the remaining men.

Refugees in limbo after Tunisia shuts desert camp

Media

Talk shows, Islamist women and post-Arab Spring media

Scholars have analysed the media landscapes of Turkey, Tunisia and Morocco – three countries in political transition.

Talk shows, Islamist women and post-Arab Spring media

Middle East

Tunisia freezes assets of former presidential hopeful

Slim Riahi, accused of money laundering in government anti-corruption drive, says he is victim of political blackmail.

Tunisia freezes assets of former presidential hopeful

Middle East

Tunisian activists receive support from local residents

Tunisian residents are bringing food and supplies to a group of protesters. The protesters have extended their sit-in near oilfields in the country's south. They demand better job prospects and economic development.

Middle East

Tunisia opens trial over 2015 beach killings

Twenty-six people, including six policemen, are on trial over a 2015 beach attack that left dozens of tourists dead.

Tunisia opens trial over 2015 Sousse beach killings

Corruption

Tunisian businessmen arrested in 'war on corruption'

Those detained are accused of corruption and helping finance protest movements linked to economic frustrations.

Tunisian businessmen arrested in 'war on corruption'

Politics

Tunisian forces clash with protesters at oilfields

Security forces fire tear gas to disperse hundreds of protesters demanding jobs and share of gas and oil revenues.

Tunisian forces clash with protesters at oilfields

Africa

Thousands protest Tunisia's corruption amnesty bill

Proposed law gives amnesty to businessmen accused of corruption under overthrown president Ben Ali.

Thousands protest Tunisia's corruption amnesty bill

Middle East

Tunisia: Protests erupt after fruit seller sets himself on fire

Riot police in Tunisia confronted protesters who took to the streets after a fruit seller set himself on fire when police stopped him from working.

Middle East

Tunisia orders army to protect oil and gas fields

Troops' deployment comes after protests erupt at industrial sites amid growing discontent over bad economic conditions.

Tunisia orders army to protect oil and gas fields

Africa

Tunisia forces kill fighters planning Ramadan attack

Two men in an ISIL and al-Qaeda-linked group killed during a security sweep in Sidi Bouzid.

Tunisia forces kill fighters planning Ramadan attack

Politics

Tunisia PM booed off stage by protesters demanding jobs

Country has seen a wave of protests on the six-year anniversary of revolution that ousted Ben Ali.

Tunisian PM Chahed booed off stage in Tataouine

Tunisia

'11 million Tunisians no longer silent'

Rights activist and blogger on censorship and the state of media six years after the revolution that shook the world.

Q&A: Amira Yahyaoui on press freedom and fake news