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Libya crisis: Tunisian, Algerian and Egyptian FMs meet in Tunis

Foreign Minister Khemaies Jhinaoui met with his Algerian and Egyptian counterparts, Messrs. Abdelkader Messahel and Sameh Shoukry, respectively, on Sunday in Tunis. The meeting is part of following up the initiative of President Beji Caïd Essebsi to reach a comprehensive political resolution of the crisis in Libya. Speaking to reporters ...

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Tunisian army kills two militants in mountain clashes

Tunisian troops killed two Islamist militants during clashes in the remote mountanous region near the Algerian border on Friday, the defence ministry said Friday. Weapons were also seized and another militant was reportedly arrested in the raid. The ministry said that the operation took place in the Sammama mountains, where ...

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Caïd Essebsi receives telephone call from Donald Trump

President Béji Caïd Essebsi received a telephone call from U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday afternoon. During the telephone call, both sides reviewed the main steps marking the historical relations between Tunisia and the United States which date back to over two centuries and the constant evolution that they are ...

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