Amid rising prison numbers, legislators are considering a contentious new law to abolish sentences for some offenders.
by Asma Ajroudi
by Thorsten Benner
by Emeric Fohlen
by Saba Aziz
Tunisia14 Jan 2017 22:03 GMT
Presidential convoy stoned by demonstrators, while protests grip cities and towns across Tunisia.
Refugees29 Dec 2016 07:09 GMT
Hundreds of people have been buried outside Zarzis, Tunisia, after drowning while attempting to cross the sea.
Middle East25 Dec 2016 15:41 GMT
Government should take "exceptional measures" to avoid "Somalisation" of country, security forces say.
Europe24 Dec 2016 14:16 GMT
Three held after confession by nephew that Anis Amri urged him to join ISIL and sent him money, Tunisian officials say.
Middle East20 Dec 2016 08:22 GMT
Years after UNHCR shut down Choucha refugee camp, dozens of people continue to struggle for survival in decrepit tents.
Tunisia18 Dec 2016 05:24 GMT
Palestinian group says Zawari was part of its military wing for 10 years and vowed revenge against "the Zionist enemy".
Human Rights17 Dec 2016 10:01 GMT
Truth and Dignity Commission hopes probe of crimes dating back to 1955 will address past and prevent further atrocities.
Tunisia17 Dec 2016 06:03 GMT
Six years after the Jasmine Revolution, four Tunisians tell Al Jazeera how their lives have changed.
Tunisia20 Nov 2016 08:43 GMT
Hearings held this week offered a chance for those tortured by the former government to tell their stories.
Inside Story18 Nov 2016 21:48 GMT
The Truth and Dignity Commission in Tunisia investigates 62,000 cases of government abuse.
Politics11 Nov 2016 04:41 GMT
Timeline of decisive battles and political developments in Libya's uprising against Muammar Gaddafi.
Weather26 Oct 2016 13:10 GMT
Eastern Atlantic storm system brings near-record heat to Algeria
Middle East22 Sep 2016 12:29 GMT
Is the Arab world back to square one after all the sacrifices it has made since 2011?
Politics27 Aug 2016 13:05 GMT
Prime Minister-designate Youssef Chahed's new unity government wins votes of confidence in parliament.
Tunisia21 Aug 2016 03:51 GMT
Youssef Chahed has appointed a new finance minister but kept the previous foreign and defence ministers in their posts.
by Thorsten Benner
by Roxane Farmanfarmaian
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by James Denselow
by Khaled Diab
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