COAT OF ARMS
Government: Unitary Semi-Presidential Republic
Current President: Kaïs Saïed
Population: 11,721,177 (2020)
Land Size: 164,150 sq km (63,378 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Thu - Oct 21, 2021: Najla Bouden/Abdelhamid Dbeibah Phone Conversation - AllAfrica News: Tunisia
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -- Prime Minister Najla Bouden on Wednesday evening had a phone conversation with Prime Minister of the Libyan National Unity Government Abdelhamid Dbeibah, during which she affirmed Tunisia's willingness to provide all forms of support to the Libyan authorities.
- Thu - Oct 21, 2021: SNJT Warns Against Those Who Usurp Capacity of Journalist - AllAfrica News: Tunisia
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -- The National Union of Tunisian journalists (SNJT) warned the citizens, authorities and public and private structures against those who usurp the capacity of journalist.
- Thu - Oct 21, 2021: Investigative Journalism Handbook Launched - AllAfrica News: Tunisia
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -- The Article 19 MENA Office in Tunis on Wednesday launched an investigative journalism handbook, in partnership with the Institute of Press and Information Science (IPSI) and as part of SAIFE - Support to Access to Information and Freedom of Expression in Tunisia project.
- Thu - Oct 21, 2021: Committal Order Issued Against Mehdi Ben Gharbia - AllAfrica News: Tunisia
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -- The Investigating Judge at the Sousse Court of First Instance issued on Wednesday evening a committal order against former minister, businessman and MP Mehdi Ben Gharbia.
- Thu - Oct 21, 2021: Covid-19 - Only 27,293 Citizens Vaccinated On October 20 - AllAfrica News: Tunisia
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -- Only 27,293 people honoured their vaccination appointments on October 20 out of 97,362 who received text message invites, the Health Ministry data show.