tunisia

Tunisian woman jailed for posting Koran-style coronavirus joke on Facebook

Court spokesman Mohsen Dali said the sentence was on charges of inciting hate between religions and races.

By REUTERS
14/07/2020
Ain al-Hilweh
Palestinians receiving citizenship abroad are empowered - analysts

Tunis extends nationality to 34 Palestinians; experts say it will help in struggle for right of return and self-determination

By DIMA ABUMARIA/ THE MEDIA LINE
10/07/2020
Pascale's Kitchen: A Taste of Nostalgia

There are certain flavors or techniques that, every once in a while, call out to me for lack of attention – usually some taste I remember from my childhood.

Sole success story from Arab Spring may be undermined by unemployment

Tunisia's revolution in troubled waters

By TARA KAVALER/THE MEDIA LINE
06/06/2020
Is Tunisia on the brink of a crisis?

The North African country was the one success story of the Arab Spring. It became a democracy and has not been taken over by hard-right Islamists or generals.

Tunisia quashes LGBT report it recognized gay marriage

Tunisia’s president Kais Saied supports the criminalization of homosexuality. He has termed gay people “deviants” and favors Sharia law. He defends capital punishment.

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Tunisia may have become first Arab country to recognize gay marriage

An LGBTQ group in Tunisia says the Arab state has recognized a same-sex marriage.

A woman wears a protective face mask as she walks in Tunis, Tunisia March 4, 2020
Tunisian workers self-isolate to produce 50,000 protective masks daily

‘If we don’t work, our doctors will not be protected against the virus’

Actress Nermine Sfar live streams belly dances on social media from her living room, entertaining vi
Coronavirus: Tunisians in lockdown entertained by belly dancer

Clad in a figure-hugging dress, with a gauzy veil over her legs, Nermine Sfar shakes her hips and twirls to Arabic pop music in front of an incongruous brown sofa.

By REUTERS
29/03/2020
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