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Monthly Archives: August 2014

Serious Terrorist Threats in September but We Are Ready to Face Them (Interior Minister)

Interior Minister Lotfi Ben Jeddou spoke of “serious terrorist threats” in September “in mountains far away from urban areas.”

The security and military institutions had taken the necessary steps, as part of the Crisis Response …

Conference of Governors – 60,000 Needed to Staff Elections (SARSA)

Up to 60,000 staff are needed to secure polling stations, on election day, and buildings, equipment and computer systems in the election period, said President of the Independent Higher Authority for Elections (ISIE) Chafik Sarsar.…

World Judo Championships – Qualifiers – Abdelaziz Ben Ammar (U81 KG) Eliminated

Tunisian judoka Abdelaziz Ben Ammar (U81 kg) was defeated by Canadian Antoine Valois-Fortier, at the second qualifying match of the World Judo Championships (Group D) held in Chelyabinsk, Russia.

The Tunisian judoka defeated Turkmenistan’s Tejen …

“Investing in Tunisia, Start-Up Democracy” At Centre of Ouerfelli, Cowell Talk

Preparations for the international conference on “Investing in Tunisia, Start-up Democracy,” set for next September 8 in Tunis, were the focus of a meeting that brought together, Thursday, Minister Delegate in charge of Co-ordination and …

Morsi Questioned Over Leaking Secrets to Qatar

Egypt is investigating jailed deposited president Mohamed Morsi for allegedly handing over “documents relevant to national security,” to the Qatar-based Al Jazeera satellite news channel, security sources said on Thursday.

Morsi and other individuals are …