Tunisia

Egypt, Tunisia to establish maritime trade route

Fri, 08 Jan 2021 - 05:39 GMT

It has been agreed to make 2021 a year of the Tunisian-Egyptian culture via holding mutual cultural activities between the two countries.

In 2 weeks, Tunisia apprehends 4th Egyptian fishing boat for illegally entering national waters

Sun, 03 Jan 2021 - 10:46 GMT

The Tunisian Ministry of Defense announced apprehending an Egyptian fishing boat on Friday.

Tunisia seizes 2 Egyptian fishing boats after entering territorial waters

Fri, 01 Jan 2021 - 07:37 GMT

Tunisian authorities have seized another two Egyptian fishing boats for illegally fishing in the Tunisian territorial waters.

7 Egyptian fishermen held in Libya over illegal fishing released

Thu, 24 Dec 2020 - 10:33 GMT

Seven Egyptian fishermen who were detained in Libya over illegal fishing are released after paying fine, announced Head of Fishermen Syndicate Mohamed Sharaby.

Egypt condemns incident of beheading Tunisian shepherd

Mon, 21 Dec 2020 - 07:43 GMT

Egypt renewed its strong condemnation of such criminal acts, Hafez said, affirming its full stand with Tunisia in the measures it takes to eradicate the scourge of terrorism.

Egypt condemns ‘brutal beheading’ of Tunisian citizen

Mon, 21 Dec 2020 - 12:56 GMT

Egypt has condemned in the strongest terms the beheading of a Tunisian national in Kasserine at the hands of a terrorist group.

Egypt follows up situation of 17 Egyptian fishermen detained in Tunisia

Sun, 20 Dec 2020 - 09:53 GMT

The Egyptian embassy in Tunis is taking all necessary measures to be sure of the safety of the fishermen.

Tunisian authorities apprehend Egyptian fishing boat for illegally fishing in national waters

Thu, 17 Dec 2020 - 01:57 GMT

The boat was fishing 100 kilometers away from southeastern Kerkenneh Islands falling under the administration of Sfax governorate.

Tunisian seeks to designate Muslim Brotherhood as “terrorist organization”

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 - 08:38 GMT

Tunisian opposition figure and President of the Free Destourian Party (PDL) Abir Moussi has announced her bloc’s decision to submit of a new draft resolution designating the Muslim Brotherhood, as a “terrorist organization.”

Libyan National Army warns ships, jets against approaching borders without coordination

Sun, 02 Aug 2020 - 09:42 GMT

That is "in order to avoid engagement."

Voting ends on withdrawing confidence from Tunisian Parliament Speaker Ghannouchi

Thu, 30 Jul 2020 - 12:30 GMT

The Tunisian Parliament concluded a voting session on Thursday to withdraw confidence from Tunisian Parliament Speaker Rachid Ghannouchi.

Libyan GNA turns Syrian mercenaries transported by Turkey into police forces

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 - 11:08 GMT

Mahgoub stated that the first batch of those started patrolling the capital after receiving training at Takbali Camp southern the city and the police uniform.

President Sisi greets Arab world leaders on advent of holy month of Ramadan

Fri, 24 Apr 2020 - 10:09 GMT

In a phone call with Saudi King Salman bin Abdelaziz, President Sisi greeted him on the holy month. The president also wished the Saudi people progress and prosperity.

IFC invests $20M in fund focuses on Egypt, North Africa

Mon, 13 Apr 2020 - 01:07 GMT

the Fund, SPE AIF I is managed by SPE Capital Partners and will focus mainly on Egypt, Morocco and Tunisia.

FM reiterates Egypt's support for Tunisia in face of terrorism

Wed, 04 Mar 2020 - 09:46 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry reiterated on Wednesday Egypt's support for Tunisia in face of terrorism.

Tourism to Egypt grew by 21% in 2019: UNWTO

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 - 08:00 GMT

The UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) indicated in a report that North Africa, particularly Egypt and Tunisia, witnessed a nine-percent growth.

Libya’s GNA requests Turkish military intervention

Fri, 27 Dec 2019 - 10:51 GMT

Tripoli-based interim government wants Turkish air, ground, and sea support to its militias against the attempts of the LNA to capture the capital.

Tunisia negates being in alliance with Turkey, Libya’s GNA

Thu, 26 Dec 2019 - 04:09 GMT

Spokeswoman of the Tunisian Presidency Rashida al-Nayfar affirmed the neutral stance of her state “towards all parties.”

‘Focus on armistice’: UN official to Libyans, involved countries

Thu, 26 Dec 2019 - 04:00 GMT

Spokesperson of the United Nations Secretary General Stephane Dujarric de la Rivière commented on Turkey’s moves to deploy troops in Libya on Thursday.

Turkey plans military interference in Libya next month

Thu, 26 Dec 2019 - 11:42 GMT

Turkish President Recep Tayip Erdogan stated that troops will be sent to Libya as the parliament is expected to pass the decree on January 8.

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