Tunisia

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Emmanuel Macron accuses Russia of feeding disinformation in Africa
French president says Moscow is pursuing ‘predatory project’ to spread influence in African countries

Jennifer Rankin and agencies

20, Nov, 2022 @6:00 PM

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Girl, 4, forced to sail from Tunisia to Sicily on migrant boat without parents
Girl became separated from parents and disembarked on island of Lampedusa after 26 hours at sea

Marta Bellingreri in Catania and Lorenzo Tondo in Palermo

02, Nov, 2022 @5:00 AM

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‘The country is being suffocated,’ say Tunisians weary of food shortages
Rationing and empty shelves have become commonplace as the government struggles to pay salaries and food subsidies

Simon Speakman Cordall in Tunis

16, Sep, 2022 @12:48 PM

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Tunisia referendum approves expansion of president’s powers – officials
Electoral commission – controlled by President Kais Saied – says 95% voted yes in constitutional referendum, which was boycotted by opposition groups

Martin Chulov Middle East correspondent, and agencies

26, Jul, 2022 @11:35 PM

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Ons Jabeur brings Tunisian tennis to the brink of history
The 27-year-old is the first woman of north African or Arab descent to reach a grand slam final – and determined more compatriots will soon follow

Simon Speakman Cordall and Aina J Khan

09, Jul, 2022 @7:00 AM

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Eya Guezguez, Tunisian Olympic sailor, dies aged 17 in training accident
The IOC has announced that Eya Guezguez, who competed at the 2020 Tokyo Games, died in a training accident

PA Media and Guardian sport

11, Apr, 2022 @6:12 PM

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‘We need bread’: fears in Middle East as Ukraine war hits wheat imports
Aid agencies warn of ‘ripple effect’ as soaring wheat prices hit countries already facing inflation, food insecurity and conflict

Simon Speakman Cordall in Tunis and Lizzy Davies

07, Mar, 2022 @1:38 PM

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Six African countries to begin making mRNA vaccines as part of WHO scheme
Egypt, Kenya, Nigeria, Senegal, South Africa and Tunisia first countries to be assisted by global mRNA hub

Peter Beaumont

18, Feb, 2022 @12:44 PM

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The herbalists of Tunis medina: on borrowed thyme – a photo essay
From the cavernous shops in Souq El Blat, herbalists share the rich and fascinating history of their proud and ancient trade – and their fears that it could disappear

Harry Johnstone

16, Feb, 2022 @7:00 AM

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Black Medusa review – deadpan North African vengeance noir
This chilly Tunisian debut follows young a female killer who traps her victims by pretending to need a voice app to speak

Peter Bradshaw

25, Jan, 2022 @10:00 AM

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UN-backed investigator into possible Yemen war crimes targeted by spyware
Exclusive: Analysis of Kamel Jendoubi’s mobile phone reveals he was targeted in August 2019

Stephanie Kirchgaessner in Washington

20, Dec, 2021 @5:00 AM

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‘Nothing will help’: Tunisians trapped in poverty lose hope
Eleven years after the start of the Arab spring, those trying to survive rising prices, unemployment and a pandemic feel little has changed

Simon Speakman Cordall in Tunis

17, Dec, 2021 @1:05 PM

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