COAT OF ARMS
Government: Unitary Semi-Presidential Republic
Current President: Beji Caid Essebsi
Population: 11,000,000 (2014)
Land Size: 164,150 sq km (63,378 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Wed - Nov 22, 2017: Tunisian Delegation in Switzerland for Bilateral and Interdisciplinary Exchange On Preventing Violent Extremism and Combating Terrorism - AllAfrica News: Tunisia
[PR Newswire] Bern, Switzerland -A delegation comprising eight representatives from the Tunisian national counter-terrorism commission and other ministries is currently in Switzerland for a bilateral exchange on preventing violent extremism (PVE) and combating terrorism. The visit, initiated and organised by the FDFA, is one of the concrete results to have emerged from the declaration of intent signed by the Swiss and Tunisian governments on cooperation in PVE and reflects the will of both countries to take action.
- Thu - Nov 16, 2017: North Africa's Foreign Ministers Issue 'Cairo Declaration' On Libya - AllAfrica News: Tunisia
[Egypt Online] The foreign ministers of Egypt, Tunisia and Algeria issued a joint statement on the Libyan crisis called "The Cairo Declaration", following their talks in Cairo on Wednesday 15/11/2017 .
- Thu - Nov 16, 2017: Arab Neighbors Urge Libyan Rivals to Achieve Political Breakthrough - AllAfrica News: Tunisia
[Focac] Foreign ministers of Egypt, Tunisia and Algeria on Wednesday urged the Libyan rivals to achieve a breakthrough in the political settlement process.
- Sat - Nov 11, 2017: Morocco, Tunisia Qualify for Russia 2018 World Cup - AllAfrica News: Tunisia
[Premium Times] Tunisia and Morocco have completed the roster of teams that would represent Africa at the Russia 2018 World Cup.
- Mon - Nov 6, 2017: European Parliament President Concludes Official Visit to Tunisia - AllAfrica News: Tunisia
[PR Newswire] Brussels -The President of the European Parliament, Antonio Tajani, has concluded a two-day official visit to Tunisia.