Posts Tagged "Beji Caid Essebsi"

September 2018

Posted on October 2, 2018

Massinissa Benlakehal: Tunisia’s Kerkennah Islands: A land for smugglingThe New Arab, September, 27, 2018:
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As Libya’s shores sees tightened controls, Tunisia’s Kerkennah Islands has become the new route for migrants trying to make the crossing to Europe in the past year.

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July 2018

Posted on August 1, 2018

Mirco Keilberth: 100 Insassen in einer ZelleSpiegel Online, July, 23, 2018:
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Tunesien versichert, der angebliche Ex-Leibwächter von Osama Bin Laden werde fair behandelt. Mehrere Nichtregierungsorganisationen berichten aber von Folter und Misshandlungen in dortigen Gefängnissen

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NAFCC condemns the detention of a foreign correspondent in Tunis

Posted on January 14, 2018

The NAFCC expresses its concern at the growing pressure faced by foreign journalists working in Tunisia.

In the latest incident on Sunday, January, 14th, Michel Picard, the french correspondent of RFI, who was covering the visit of the tunisian president Beiji Caïd Essebsi in Ettadhamen, west of Tunis, was briefely detained while reporting.

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Posted on June 14, 2014

The club invites a prominent guest or expert for an off-the-record meeting every month. Since the NAFCC’s first meeting in January 2014, guests have included:


Meeting with Wided Bouchamaoui


François Gouyette, the French ambassador to Tunisia

Hamadi Jebali, former Tunisian prime minister

Wided Bouchamaoui, president of the Tunisian Union for Industry, Commerce and Handicrafts (UTICA)

Samir Dilou, member of Ennahda and former Human Rights and Transitional Justice Minister

Jacob Kolster, director North Africa at the African Development Bank

Beji Caid Essebsi, president of Nida Tounes

Meeting with Beji Caid Essebsi

Meeting with Beji Caid Essebsi

Antonio Nucifora, World Bank’s lead economist for Tunisia

Chafik Sarsar, president of the Independent higher authority for elections

Michael Béchir Ayari, International Crisis Group’s senior Tunisia analyst


Amine Ghali, director of Kawakibi center for democratic transition

Hamish Cowell and Michael Aron, British ambassadors to Tunisia and Libya

Flavien Bourrat, researcher at IRSEM, defence expert

Mohsen Marzouk, advisor of the president Béji Caied Essebsi

Bob Rijkers, World Bank expert

Rafaa Tabib, Libya expert

Sergio Latouna, Researcher & consultant specialized in political islam & jihadist movements in the Maghreb, at Instituto de Seguridad Global.

Maxime Poulin, Security Analyst at DCAF


Daniel Rubinstein, US ambassador to Tunisia

Bochra Belhaj Hmida, MP

Ziad Laadhari, minister of Industry and Trade

Yassine Brahim, president of Afek Tounes and former minister

Karim Ben Smail, Cérès Editions

Hichem Ben Ammar, founder of Djerba Doc Days

Mourad Mathari, Jazz à Carthage

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