ARAB CONF. CALLS FOR MORE SECURITY COOPERATION TO HINDER HUMAN TRAFFICKING

TUNIS, June 27 — The 12th conference for chiefs of Arab border, airport and port authorities on Thursday called for more security cooperation so as to hinder human trafficking and criminal acts of all kinds. Among the conference’s final recommendations include exchanging field visits and information between agencies, in addition to beefing up coordination. According to a statement by the […]

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Ben Jaafar Offers Condolences to Families of Victims of Road Accident in Thala

President of the National Constituent Assembly (NCA) Mustapha Ben Jaafar, on Thursday, offered his condolences and expressed his deep sympathy to the families of victims of a road accident that took place on Thursday morning in Thala, Kasserine. He wished a speedy recovery to the injured. In a statement, Ben Jaafar commended the efforts of security units, civil defence teams […]

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Libya Threat Top Tunis Seminar Agenda

Sahel and Mediterranean states need to work together to tackle regional security challenges. That was the message out of a two-day Tunis conference that wrapped up Wednesday (June 25th). The seminar came at a sensitive time as the Sahel, North Africa and the northern Mediterranean are “targeted by violent terrorist attacks and a rising smuggling phenomenon”, explained Badra Gaaloul, the […]

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Jomaa Orders Urgent Investigation Into Serious Road Accident in Thala

Following the serious road accident that took place, Thursday in Thala, Kasserine, killing four persons and wounding 27 others, several among them are seriously injured, Interim Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa ordered to open an urgent investigation to determine responsibilities. Immediately after the accident, the Prime Ministry contacted the Ministries of the Interior Affairs and Health and the governor of Kasserine, […]

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Marzouki Confers With Algerian PM On Sidelines of AU Summit

Caretaker President Moncef Marzouki conferred, on Thursday afternoon, with Algerian Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal, on the sidelines of his participation in the 23rd Summit of the African Union held in Equatorial Guinea. The meeting focused on bilateral relations and ways to further strengthen them in different fields, said a source from the official delegation accompanying the President of the Republic. […]

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Serious Accident in Thala – 4 Killed and 27 Wounded

Four persons were killed and 27 others seriously wounded in a serious accident, Thursday in the delegation of Thala, governorate of Kasserine, the Interior Ministry said in a news release. “The toll is not final,” the same source specifies. Presumbly, following a brake damage, a heavy truck registered in Algeria carrying white cement from Feriana, went off the road down […]

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