Terror attack in Tunis: Arab Spring poster child targeted (part 1)After Paris, Brussels and Copenhagen... Tunis. We look at how Tunisia has reacted to the deadly attack on its Bardo museum that left at least 23 dead, most of them tourists. Was…
Tunisia arrests several suspects after museum attackTunisian police have made a number of arrests following Wednesday’s attack on tourists at the National Bardo Museum in central Tunis that killed at least 21 people.
Tunis attack: Reactions on social mediaWe take a look at reactions on social media in the aftermath of today's deadly attack at the Bardo Museum in central Tunis.
IN THE WORLD PAPERS
'Je suis Tunisie'The Algerian paper El Watan expresses solidarity with Tunisia in its cartoon: "Je suis Tunisie". One Tunisian paper citing security forces in a scoop says the attackers were…
World leaders condemn deadly Tunis museum attackTunisia's president promised to wage a "merciless war against terrorism" after gunmen killed 17 foreign tourists and two Tunisians in a daylight attack in the birthplace of the…
Tunisian president warns of ‘jihadist sleeper cells’Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi told FRANCE 24 Wednesday that Tunisia had become home to terrorist “sleeper cells” that need to be “removed”.
Tunisians flock to join jihadAs Tunisia moves slowly forward on the path to democracy, the country is proportionally one of the biggest exporters of jihadist fighters. Over the past three years thousands of…
Tourists killed in ‘jihadist’ attack on Tunis museumAt least 19 people were killed in Tunisia Wednesday when gunmen stormed the capital’s Bardo museum, sparking a three-hour hostage crisis, in one of the worst militant attacks in…
Gunmen target tourists in central TunisGunmen fired shots in central Tunis on Wednesday, killing at least eight people and taking hostages at the National Bardo Museum, according to Tunisian officials.
Tunis court sentences US embassy attackers to prisonTunisia's appeals court sentenced 20 men convicted of participating in a 2012 attack on the US embassy to prison terms on Wednesday after an initial ruling was deemed too lenient.
Eye on Africa
Boko Haram crisis: Militants attack Niger for the first timeExpanding its insurgency, Boko Haram attacks a town in Niger, for the first time. The assault marks the group's second attack on a neighbouring country in as many days. And…
Tunisia approves new secular-Islamist coalition governmentTunisia’s parliament approved a coalition cabinet on Thursday including secularists, Islamists and smaller parties, in the latest step in the country’s transition to full…