Alahednews Alahednews Tunisia Arrests UN Official Working on Libya Arms Embargo Tunisia arrested a UN official involved in monitoring an international arms embargo on Libya. Tunisia Probes Deaths of 11 Newborns, Health Minister Resigns Tunisia’s health minister resigned following multiple investigations launched into the sudden deaths of 11 newborns at a state maternity hospital. Tunisia Hit by General Strike, Amid Economic Tensions Workers around Tunisia are on strike to demand higher pay. Tunisia: Dozens Convicted over Teen Beheading A Tunisian court convicted dozens of extremists over the 2015 murder of a teenage shepherd, but the vast majority remain on the run, a prosecution spo Tunisia: Protests as Journo Dies after Setting Himself on Fire The death of a Tunisian journalist who set himself on fire to protest economic problems in the country prompted clashes with police and nationwide con Tunisians Protest Saudi’s MBS Planned Visit Tunisians protest MBS’s expected visit to the country. Tunisians Decry MBS’ Planned Visit: You’re Not Welcome Tunisian politicians and civil society groups expressed their rejection of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s [MBS] upcoming visit to Tunisia Suicide Bomber Wounds many in Central Tunis A suicide bomber blew herself up on a busy Tunis avenue Monday afternoon Palestinian Activist Ahed Tamimi Meets with Tunisian President Palestinian teen activist Ahed Tamimi visited Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi at his palace. Tunisia: 5-Member Cell for Financing Militants Operating In Syria Dismantled A five-member cell involved in financing Tunisian militants operating in Syria was dismantled in the provinces of Kef and Zaghoua Tunisia’s Crisis:  Political Leaders Meet, What’s next? Tunisia’s top political leaders met Monday for crisis talks after President Beji Caid Essebsi suggested in an interview that his prime minister sho At Least 48 Migrants Dead, 67 Rescued after Boat Sinks off Tunisian Coast At least 48 migrants died when their boat sank off Tunisia’s coast and 67 others were rescued by the coast guard Tunisia’s Mufti Tells Al-Ahed He Was Deceived by A Zionist Journalist After the news of Tunisian Mufti Othman Batikh giving an interview to a journalist working with Seventh ’Israeli’ Channel, he made clear to al-A Tunisia’s Mufti Publicly Normalizes Ties with ’Israel’ In another step towards normalizing ties with the ’Israeli’ entity, this time the General Mufti of Tunisia Othman Batikh made an interview with Tunisia Elections: Ennahda Claims Victory Tunisia’s Ennahda party claimed victory late on Sunday in the country’s first free municipal elections. Tunisia Votes: First Free Municipal Elections Since 2011 Tunisians head to the polls on Sunday for the first free municipal elections since the 2011 revolution. Tunisians Demonstrate In Solidarity With Palestine Tunisian cities demonstrated in solidarity with Palestine as part of that country’s Land Day commemorations. Tunisia: Violence Flares after Popular Rallies Marking Revolution’s Anniversary Thousands of Tunisians flooded into the center of the capital Tunis on Sunday to celebrate the seventh anniversary of the revolution that ousted presi 600+ Arrested In Tunisia after Three Nights of Widespread Unrest A third night of unrest has shaken Tunisia where authorities said more than 600 people have been arrested this week as anger at austerity measures boi Tunisia: Third Night of Unrest as Hundreds Arrested A third night of unrest has shaken parts of Tunisia where authorities said Thursday the number of arrests has risen above 500 as anger grows over aust Tunisia Unrest: 200+ Arrested as Opposition Urges More Protests Tunisia’s main opposition party called for protests to continue as more than 200 people were arrested and dozens hurt during clashes. Tunisian MPs Urge Gov’t to Reject AL Statement A group of Tunisian lawmakers have condemned a recent Arab League statement against Lebanon’s Hezbollah and Iran. Tunisia: 2015 State of Emergency Extended Tunisia extended for another 3 months a state of emergency introduced two years ago following a series of deadly terrorist attacks in the country. Knife-Wielding Man Attacks Policemen near Tunis Parliament Reports mentioned that a knife-wielding man attacked policemen Near Tunis Parliament. Tunis Says No Ties Found between Marseille Attacker, Terrorist Groups Tunisian PM said that there is no link between the Marseille Attacker and terrorist groups.