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Libyan Newswire

Tarek Amara

Friday, May 13, 2016 – 06:13

The United States gave jeeps, communications technology and small aircraft to Tunisia on Thursday to help protect the border with Libya, where Islamic State has gained ground and set up training camps, officials said.

Wednesday, November 25, 2015 – 06:23

Tunisian security officials said on Wednesday a suicide bomber carried out the attack on a presidential guard bus, killing at least 13 and forcing the government to impose a nationwide state of emergency.

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 – 06:54

Tunisia’s interior minister said security forces had almost wiped out an Islamist militant group linked to al Qaeda during a crackdown launched after two deadly attacks on tourists.

Monday, April 13, 2015 – 06:57

The United States will increase military aid to Tunisia threefold this year and help train its troops, a senior U.S official said on Friday, weeks after the country suffered its deadliest militant attack in more than a decade.

Monday, June 16, 2014 – 07:02

Tunisia’s election authority has proposed a parliamentary vote on Oct. 26 and the first round of presidential polls a month later, marking the final step toward full democracy in the cradle of the 2011 Arab Spring uprisings.

Friday, April 18, 2014 – 13:34

The adviser at the Tunisian embassy was taken on Thursday, becoming the second Tunisian diplomat to be kidnapped in the Libyan capital within a month.

Tuesday, November 26, 2013 – 09:18

After months of crisis, Islamists and their secular opponents are bargaining over forming a caretaker government, a new constitution is a few penstrokes from completion and a second free election is around the corner.

Tuesday, November 5, 2013 – 12:05

Tunisia’s ruling Islamists and opposition parties suspended talks on Monday over forming a new caretaker government to end the country’s crisis after the two sides failed to agree on naming a prime minister.

Tuesday, September 24, 2013 – 08:54

Tunisia’s trade union body announced mass protests on Sunday to force out the government, accusing the Islamist-led coalition of delaying crisis talks on the country’s political future.

Thursday, September 5, 2013 – 08:53

Tunisia’s secular opposition threatened on Wednesday to launch more mass protests to force the Islamist-led government to step down, saying negotiations to end a political stand-off had failed.