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Correction: Tunisia-Salafi Crackdown story
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Tunisia's Interior Ministry on Friday banned a conference by the North African country's most prominent ultraconservative Islamic group, setting up the possibility of a confrontation over the...
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Confrontation looms as Tunisia moves on salafis
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But recent fighting in the Sahel - the arid region just south of the Sahara Desert - has sent jihadi fighters looking for new havens, raising fears that Tunisia is in their sights.
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Larayedh also said Wednesday that U.S.-Tunisian relations are "excellent" even after a separate September attack on the U.S. Embassy in Tunisia by radicals who set fire to part of that facility.
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Tunisia's transition to democracy is being closely watched since its revolution sparked the Arab Spring uprisings.
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Tunisia's ruling Islamist party has chosen its hardline interior minister to form the North African nation's new government, a top official said Friday.
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Rather than trying to rule alone, like Egypt's Islamists, Tunisia's Ennahda allied with two secular parties amid high hopes.
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Tunisia's economy, which relies heavily on exports to Europe as well as tourism, has been battered by the violence in the country and financial crises facing many of its European trading partners.
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Tunisia's prime minister will continue to oppose his own political party and seek to form a government of technocrats by Saturday to solve the country's crisis or resign, he announced Thursday.
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Tunisia Islamist leader says unity gov't imminent
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Tunisia: Pressure grows on Islamists to end crisis
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Tunisia's opposition parties on Thursday welcomed the government's move to dissolve itself in favor of a caretaker body following the shocking assassination of a leftist politician.
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Tunisia has announced the renewal for another month of the North African country's state of emergency citing armed clashes with militant groups on the borders and internal unrest.
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Two years after the revolution that overthrew an authoritarian president and started the Arab Spring, Tunisia is struggling with high unemployment and rising violence in its politics.
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Now Harzi walks the streets of Tunisia a free man - facing no consequence for his role in the Benghazi attack.
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A branch of al-Qaida is active in Algeria and has occasionally crossed into Tunisia, where hardline Islamists are on the rise since the ousting of a secular president in 2011.
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Tunisia's radical Islamists have since grown increasingly vocal, and disaffected youth stage sporadic protests that sometimes degenerate into violence.
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Deputy Secretary of State William Burns visited Tunisia on Thursday as part of the 9th Forum for the Future, and expressed Washington's support for Tunisia's transition to democracy.
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The government has expressed concern in recent weeks that the weapons trafficked out of Libya after its uprising could make their way to Tunisia through neighboring Algeria.
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But the latest tensions in Tunisia are reminiscent of the demonstrations that began there in December 2010, when a poor young fruit seller in the interior town of Sidi Bouzid set himself on fire.
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Tunisia main union declares strikes in 4 provinces
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Supporters of Tunisia's Islamist rulers have attacked members of a major labor union, in the latest sign of unrest in the North African country.