Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi downplayed the protests and blamed the media for exaggerations and ‘improper use of freedom’. Essebsi stated the difficulty of the government’s situation, which inherited “700, 000” unemployed in a [...]
Despite a 6pm to 5am curfew and the added presence of armored military vehicles, clashes between security forces and protesters resumed in Kasserine, after the death of an unemployed protester and rumors a Ben-Ali [...]
Protests in Kasserine have turned violent for a second consecutive day, after the death of an unemployed protester and rumours a Ben-Ali era official tampered with lists meant to distribute local municipal jobs. Images published [...]
A second day of protests turned violent in Kasserine, Tunisia, following the death of an unemployed protester. Several dozen protesters took to the streets outside the municipal headquarters in Kasserine, burning tires and clashing [...]
Zied Laadhari the Tunisian Minister of Vocational Training and Employment announced the launch of 'Forsati' an online service for jobseekers.