The United States has agreed to fund a multi-million USD project to install an electronic surveillance system along Tunisia's border with Libya and disbursed the first installment of funding for the project to reinforce [...]
Defense Minister Horchani told Mosaique FM that military engineers from the U.S. and Germany are expected to arrive in Tunisia on Monday, March 7, to begin installing an advanced electronic surveillance system along Tunisia's [...]
Defense Minister Horchani told the ARP's Armed Forces Administrative Organization and Affairs Committee that “The sand barrier erected by the Defense Ministry to protect our border is insufficient and should be reinforced by an [...]
MosaiqueFm is reporting that "American experts" visiting the Ras Jedir crossing on the Tunisian Libyan border on Thursday February 11, to examine security infrastructure along the border ahead of a planned installation of an [...]
The Defense Ministry issued a statement, on February 10, explaining the criteria and conditions of the National Service program Defense Minister Farhat Horchani, had announced on Saturday, February 6. According to the statement [...]
Prime Minister Habib Essid held a meeting of the government's security coordination and monitoring unit, on Tuesday, February 9, which addressed domestic security as well as the possible consequences of developments in neighboring Libya, [...]
As part of the Tunisian Government's response to the employment crisis which has lingered for years and exploded into nationwide protests in January the Ministry of Defense announced it would use national service to [...]
Minister of Defense Farhat Horchani visited the military buffer zone along Tunisia's border with Libya to announce the completion of construction of a 250 km land barrier along the Libyan border.