The Ras Jedir crossing on the Tunisian Libyan border was briefly closed by the Libyan authorities after four Libyan customs agents and twelve Tunisian nationals were abducted by masked gunmen on the Libyan side [...]
The city of Ben Guerdane (Governorate of Medenine) observed a general strike on Wednesday, May 11, called by the Regional chapter of the Tunisian General Trade Union (UGTT) in Medenine following a day of [...]
The Tunisian General Trade Union (UGTT) denounced the use of tear gas against a 'peaceful march attended by women and children' after police dispersed demonstrators marching in the Kef on Tuesday, April 19.
The Assembly of the Representatives of the People's (ARP) Security and Defense Committee has requested a hearing with Interior Minister Hedi Majdoub over the recent events on the island of Kerkennah (Governorate of Sfax) [...]
Protesters blocked railways and roads in the city center of Metlaoui, (Governorate of Gafsa) preventing trains carrying phosphates and buses carrying employees of the Gafsa Phosphates Company (CPG - Compagnie des Phosphates de Gafsa) [...]
A general strike protesting the economic and social situation on the island of Kerkennah (Governorate of Sfax) was widely observed and saw classes suspended and businesses closed on Tuesday, April 12 one week after [...]
The Tunisian General Trade Union (UGTT- regional Sfax office has maintained its call for a general strike on Tuesday, April 12, on the island of Kerkennah to protest overall economic situation on the island, [...]
Unemployed protesters threw stones and used tires to block a road outside Melita on the island of Kerkennah, Governorate of Sfax) after police used tear gas to disperse sit inners inside and the roadblock [...]