The Foreign Minister of the Islamist General National Congress in Tripoli, Ali Abu Zakouk threatened to shut Libya's border with Tunisia if restrictions barring Libyan flights from using the Tunis-Carthage International Airport were not [...]
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, [...]
The head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) Martin Kobler, speaking over the weekend before a delay was announced, emphasized that the political process needed to proceed with urgency, citing the [...]
The Russian Ambassador to Tunis's statements on "improving bilateral security cooperation' comes after meetings and measures throughout the first months of 2016 aimed at improving bilateral economic and security ties.
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.
"It is in the interests of Tunisia, the region and the world, Libya be united and stable'' Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi said at a ceremony attended by the heads of all the diplomatic [...]
Border guards at the Tunisian Libyan border are on alert and commercial traffic has been interrupted as over 2,000 people crossed the Ras Jedir border post over the last 24 hours.
Over a year after their disappearance in Libya, the families of missing journalist Sofiene Chourabi and Nadhir Geutari and Reporters without borders, called on the Tunisian government to not abandon their case.