The border crossing of Ras Jedir was temporarily closed after shots were fired on the Libyan side of the border on Saturday January 30.
The move coming ahead of the weekend will be well received by businesses such as restaurants reliant on nightlife and by retailers as this weekend marks the beginning of the winter sales season.
The Ministry of the Interior announced it had arrested three extremist militants in Kairouan plotting an attack on Tunisian soil.
A cell of nine individuals were arrested in Bizerte for activities relating to the recruiting for Islamic State and organizing travel of 'youths' to Islamic State's Libyan stronghold in Sirte.
Tunisian National Guard spokesman Chibani Khalifa in a statement to Tunis Afrique Presse (TAP) reported that since the beginning of the protests 1105 people had been arrested; of which 582 had been arrested for [...]
The Ministry of the Interior announced that curfew in effect throughout Tunisia would be pushed back by two hours. The nationwide curfew will now be in effect from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., according [...]