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Crossing from Tunisia to Italy - 1980s vs. today

05 September, 2017

The stories of Tunisia's migrant workers and the difficulties they overcome in a world obsessed by borders and immigration controls.

British ban on EgyptAir cabin laptops lifted

02 September, 2017

Passengers flying with EgyptAir from Cairo to Britain will again be allowed to carry personal electronic devices in aircraft cabins.

Better use of water critical to Middle East's future

30 August, 2017

Political stability and economic growth in the Middle East and North Africa hinges on better management of scarce water resources, the World Bank said in a report on Tuesday.

Lebanon gets first animal protection law

29 August, 2017

Lebanese President Michel Aoun has signed the country's first animal welfare bill into law, guaranteeing that domestic and wild animals will be legally protected from abuse.

Lifting the veil: Religious freedoms in Tunisia

29 August, 2017

In-depth: Non-Muslims have more rights than elsewhere in the region, but still face discrimination, writes Alessandra Bocchi.

Dozens dead, injured in two Spanish seaside city attacks

18 August, 2017

Drivers ploughed into pedestrians in two quick-succession, separate attacks in Barcelona and another popular Spanish seaside city, leaving at least 14 people dead and injuring more than 100 others.

Political Islam in Tunisia: The history of Ennahda

16 August, 2017

Book review: Ennahdha has until recently been impossible to investigate. Wolf's book sheds important light on one of Tunisia’s most influential political actors, writes Usman Butt.

Lebanon joins Jordan, Tunisia scrapping reviled 'marry-the-victim' rape law

16 August, 2017

Lebanon has become the latest Middle Eastern country to repeal a law allowing rapists to escape punishment if they marry their victims.

Don't interfere: Tunisia slams al-Azhar comments on gender equality

16 August, 2017

Tunisia's ruling party slammed al-Azhar's interference into its internal affairs on Wednesday, after weighing in on a debate on calls for gender equality.

Tunisia foils IS plot to take over territory

16 August, 2017

Tunisia has said it had foiled a "terrorist plot" aimed at allowing Islamic State group jihadists to seize part of its territory.

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