Algerian army kills 4 Islamists near Tunisia border: Govt

A brutal civil war in the 1990s between the government and Islamists claimed the lives of some 200,000 people.

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Tunisia hunts jihadists after deadly raid near Libya border

Tunisian security forces pressed a search for jihadists near the Libyan border on Tuesday after a deadly raid the authorities described as an "unprecedented" assault by the Islamic State group.

21 jihadists, 4 civilians killed in Tunisia fighting: New toll

Tunisian security forces killed 21 jihadists who attacked police and army posts near the Libyan border on Monday triggering fighting in which four civilians were also killed, the government said.

Tunisia kills 10 militants who attacked barracks near Libya border

Tunisian troops killed 10 militants who attacked a barracks near the Libyan border on Monday in the second deadly clash in the area this month, the defence ministry said.

Tunisia kills five militants near Libyan border

Tunisian security forces killed five militants near the Libyan border on Wednesday in a gunbattle.

UK to send troops to Tunisia to help stop ISIS crossing Libyan border

UK to send troops to Tunisia to help stop ISIS crossing Libyan border

Britain is to send troops to Tunisia to help prevent Islamic State fighters from moving into the country from Libya, the British Defence Minister has said.

Tunisian army kills suspected jihadist: Ministry

A suspected jihadist was killed on Monday in an exchange of fire with security forces in a mountainous area of central Tunisia, a defence ministry spokesman said.

Tunisia lifts nationwide night-time curfew

Tunisia said on Thursday it was lifting a nationwide nighttime curfew it imposed last month following the worst social unrest witnessed in the country since its 2011 revolution.

Did you hear this? Donald Trump in running for 2016 Nobel Peace Prize

Did you hear this? Donald Trump in running for 2016 Nobel Peace Prize

Donald Trump, Greek islanders helping desperate migrants, Angela Merkel and the pope -- some may seem more likely than others but all are understood to be in the running for the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize.

Berlin to list Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia as `safe countries of origin`: Vice chancellor

Germany will place Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia on the list of "safe countries of origin", Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel announced Thursday, in a move that will make it easier to reject asylum requests from those nationals.

Tunisia announces nationwide curfew after protests

Tunisia announced Friday a nighttime curfew across the country after several days of social unrest that has led to street protests and clashes.

Tunisia jails six students for `homosexuality`

A court in Tunisia has sentenced six students to three years in jail each on charges of homosexuality in a judgment condemned by rights activists, their lawyer said on Monday.


Tunisia lifts curfew on capital imposed after deadly bombing

The midnight to 5:00 am curfew will end at midnight today, a statement said.

Brutal video! Islamic State hangs prisoner upside down, shoots him in head

Brutal video! Islamic State hangs prisoner upside down, shoots him in head

The jihadists claimed in the video that the man was a 'traitor'.

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Tunisia`s guardians of democracy

The Nobel Peace Prize will be awarded on Thursday to four organisations that helped save Tunisia`s transition to democracy through dialogue, a method the laureates are keen to see applied in Syria and Libya.

Agreement reached on political solution to Libya conflict

Tripoli-based General National Congress (GNC) had been holding talks in the suburbs of Tunis for several days with delegates from the internationally recognised House of Representatives.

Agreement reached on political solution to Libya conflict: Officials

Warring Libyan factions meeting in Tunisia said Sunday they had reached an agreement to be approved by rival parliaments on ending the political deadlock that has plagued the country since Moamer Kadhafi`s overthrow.

Two held on way to join insurgents in Syria

 Two French nationals were arrested in Tunisia earlier this month on their way to join militant camps in Libya before travelling to Syria, Xinhua reported on Monday.

Frustration after Tunisia border shut over deadly blast

Petrol prices spiked, shops closed and trucks that plied the desert to Libya have vanished since Tunisia shut the border following a deadly bus bombing in the capital.