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#tunisia

# tunisia - Saturday 19 March, 2022

Bodies of 17 migrants found off Tunisia coast
# Shipwreck
# Shipwreck

Bodies of 17 migrants found off Tunisia coast

Mar 19th 2022, 5:58 PM 13,951 Views 12 Comments

Tunisia is a key departure point for migrants seeking to reach European shores.

# tunisia - Thursday 3 March, 2022

Four migrants die of 'cold and hunger' in Tunisia
# Tunisia
# Tunisia

Four migrants die of 'cold and hunger' in Tunisia

Mar 3rd 2022, 2:34 PM 10,627 Views 13 Comments

Nearly 2,000 migrants went missing or drowned last year in the Mediterranean.

# tunisia - Sunday 16 January, 2022

Ivory Coast goalkeeping error gifts draw to Sierra Leone as Tunisia recover with 4-0 win
# Round-Up
From The42
# Round-Up

Ivory Coast goalkeeping error gifts draw to Sierra Leone as Tunisia recover with 4-0 win

Jan 16th 2022, 6:49 PM 2,742 Views 0 Comments

Sierra Leone played out a draw against the Ivory Coast while Tunisia defeated Mauritania.

# tunisia - Tuesday 27 July, 2021

Tunisia on edge as president suspends parliament and fires prime minister
# Kais Saied
# Kais Saied

Tunisia on edge as president suspends parliament and fires prime minister

Jul 27th 2021, 9:12 AM 11,319 Views 5 Comments

Police intervened on Monday to prevent clashes outside the parliament building.

# tunisia - Thursday 8 August, 2019

First openly gay election candidate in the Arab world enters Tunisian presidential race
# Mounir Baatour
# Mounir Baatour

First openly gay election candidate in the Arab world enters Tunisian presidential race

Aug 8th 2019, 10:47 PM 21,142 Views 73 Comments

“The fact that I’m gay doesn’t change anything,” Mounir Baatour said.

# tunisia - Sunday 14 July, 2019

Extra-time own goal sends Mane's Senegal into Africa Cup of Nations final amid VAR controversy
# Result
From The42
# Result

Extra-time own goal sends Mane's Senegal into Africa Cup of Nations final amid VAR controversy

Jul 14th 2019, 8:09 PM 6,883 Views 5 Comments

They await the winners of the clash of Nigeria and Algeria.

# tunisia - Monday 8 July, 2019

Tunisia end 54-year losing streak with shoot-out success over Ghana
# Africa Cup Of Nations
From The42
# Africa Cup Of Nations

Tunisia end 54-year losing streak with shoot-out success over Ghana

Jul 8th 2019, 11:57 PM 6,890 Views 2 Comments

They’ll now face Africa Cup of Nations debutants Madagascar in the quarter-finals.

# tunisia - Friday 5 July, 2019

Over 80 people feared dead after migrant boat capsizes off Tunisia
# Capsized
# Capsized

Over 80 people feared dead after migrant boat capsizes off Tunisia

Jul 5th 2019, 7:30 AM 7,074 Views 6 Comments

The tragedy comes after 44 migrants were killed in an air strike on their detention centre in Libya.

# tunisia - Saturday 1 June, 2019

Former Trinity student and Bohemians winger sets up winning goal in African Champions League final
# Champion
From The42
# Champion

Former Trinity student and Bohemians winger sets up winning goal in African Champions League final

Jun 1st 2019, 3:41 PM 7,870 Views 3 Comments

Ayman Ben Mohamed assisted the winning goal for Esperance, but a controversial final was abandoned.

# tunisia - Saturday 18 May, 2019

Attacks, surveillance, moving home every six months - The life of an LGBT activist in Tunisia
# Front Line Defenders
# Front Line Defenders

Attacks, surveillance, moving home every six months - The life of an LGBT activist in Tunisia

May 18th 2019, 9:30 PM 10,579 Views 24 Comments

Badr Baabou accepted an award for his work in Dublin this week.

# tunisia - Friday 10 May, 2019

Dozens of migrants feared dead after boat sinks off Tunisian coast
# Mediterranean
# Mediterranean

Dozens of migrants feared dead after boat sinks off Tunisian coast

May 10th 2019, 5:39 PM 13,102 Views 39 Comments

The boat was travelling from Libya to Italy.

# tunisia - Sunday 10 March, 2019

Tunisia's health minister resigns after 11 newborn babies die at maternity hospital
# Tunis
# Tunis

Tunisia's health minister resigns after 11 newborn babies die at maternity hospital

Mar 10th 2019, 1:52 PM 19,827 Views 6 Comments

A judicial inquiry has been opened into the deaths.

# tunisia - Saturday 9 February, 2019

Four jihadists get life for deadly 2015 Tunisia beach attacks in which three Irish tourists died
# Sousse Attacks
# Sousse Attacks

Four jihadists get life for deadly 2015 Tunisia beach attacks in which three Irish tourists died

Feb 9th 2019, 10:58 AM 16,809 Views 11 Comments

Five other defendants in the Sousse case were handed jail terms ranging from six months to six years, while 17 were acquitted.

# tunisia - Saturday 10 November, 2018

23-year-old former Trinity College student and Bohemians winger Ben Mohamed wins African Champions League
# The Boy Done Good
From The42
# The Boy Done Good

23-year-old former Trinity College student and Bohemians winger Ben Mohamed wins African Champions League

Nov 10th 2018, 9:49 AM 11,931 Views 17 Comments

Ayman Ben Mohamed was raised in Dublin and spent time with UCD, Longford Town and Bohemians.

# tunisia - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

Explainer: Why has Jeremy Corbyn attracted controversy for attending a wreath-laying ceremony?
# Antisemitism Row
# Antisemitism Row

Explainer: Why has Jeremy Corbyn attracted controversy for attending a wreath-laying ceremony?

Aug 14th 2018, 10:33 AM 15,922 Views 79 Comments

The Labour leader has been accused of antisemitism after images emerged of him attending the ceremony in 2014.

# tunisia - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

'They started complaining as soon as they arrived': Tunisia Rugby hit back after Zimbabwe's 'disgusting hotel' claims
# Spat
From The42
# Spat

'They started complaining as soon as they arrived': Tunisia Rugby hit back after Zimbabwe's 'disgusting hotel' claims

Jul 4th 2018, 4:53 PM 12,884 Views 11 Comments

Tunisia say they made every effort to accommodate Zimbabwe after they complained about ‘the state of the bathroom in one of the rooms, the lack of a swimming pool and the low internet speed’.

# tunisia - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Zimbabwe players sleep on the streets ahead of Rugby World Cup qualifier
# Road To Japan
From The42
# Road To Japan

Zimbabwe players sleep on the streets ahead of Rugby World Cup qualifier

Jul 3rd 2018, 4:05 PM 16,298 Views 13 Comments

Photographs showed players lying on a pavement wearing blankets and surrounded by their luggage.

# tunisia - Saturday 23 June, 2018

Lukaku and Hazard star with a brace each as Belgium crush Tunisia in seven goal contest
# Easy Peasy
From The42
# Easy Peasy

Lukaku and Hazard star with a brace each as Belgium crush Tunisia in seven goal contest

Jun 23rd 2018, 3:03 PM 6,777 Views 18 Comments

Roberto Martinez’s side are on the brink of the knockout stages following a one-sided victory in Moscow.

# tunisia - Monday 18 June, 2018

As it happened: England v Tunisia, World Cup From The42
Live Jun 18th 2018, 6:55 PM

As it happened: England v Tunisia, World Cup

# tunisia - Saturday 2 June, 2018

Turkey and Everton star apologises after getting sent off for confronting his own supporters
# Regret
From The42
# Regret

Turkey and Everton star apologises after getting sent off for confronting his own supporters

Jun 2nd 2018, 4:12 PM 6,680 Views 2 Comments

Cenk Tosun claims fans had been quarreling with his father.

# tunisia - Monday 28 May, 2018

Euro 2016 champions Portugal held by England's upcoming World Cup opponents
# Review
From The42
# Review

Euro 2016 champions Portugal held by England's upcoming World Cup opponents

May 28th 2018, 10:59 PM 7,127 Views 1 Comment

Goals from Anice Badri and Fakhreddine Ben Youssef saw Tunisia come from behind to draw 2-2.

# tunisia - Saturday 24 February, 2018

'The hotel resort had become a war zone' - Irish man who lost his wife in Tunisian terror attack
# Terror Attack
# Terror Attack

'The hotel resort had become a war zone' - Irish man who lost his wife in Tunisian terror attack

Feb 24th 2018, 11:01 AM 15,195 Views 16 Comments

Declan Carty told Ryan Tubridy on last night’s Late Late Show about that day.

# tunisia - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

Husband of Irish woman shot dead while on holiday in Tunisia found her beneath a beach towel
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Husband of Irish woman shot dead while on holiday in Tunisia found her beneath a beach towel

Feb 21st 2018, 9:30 PM 35,197 Views 13 Comments

38 people were killed in the 2015 attack, including three Irish people.

# tunisia - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Over 600 people arrested in Tunisia after three nights of widespread unrest
# Tunisia
# Tunisia

Over 600 people arrested in Tunisia after three nights of widespread unrest

Jan 11th 2018, 11:15 PM 8,772 Views 21 Comments

The latest unrest saw a provincial police station torched, Molotov cocktails hurled at police and tear gas fired.

# tunisia - Friday 1 December, 2017

World Cup 2018: Germany start against Mexico as Russia face Saudi Arabia in big kick-off
# Eastern Promise
From The42
# Eastern Promise

World Cup 2018: Germany start against Mexico as Russia face Saudi Arabia in big kick-off

Dec 1st 2017, 4:51 PM 8,828 Views 7 Comments

The Iberian derby between Spain and Portugal is the pick of the World Cup 2018 group stage draw, with Germany starting against Mexico.

Here's the full draw for next summer's Fifa World Cup in Russia
# Road To Russia
From The42
# Road To Russia

Here's the full draw for next summer's Fifa World Cup in Russia

Dec 1st 2017, 4:04 PM 28,312 Views 55 Comments

Vladimir Putin addressed the audience before Gary Lineker hosted the draw in Moscow.

# tunisia - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Who's the boss? Tunisian club to appoint new manager based on fan poll
# Have Your Say
From The42
# Have Your Say

Who's the boss? Tunisian club to appoint new manager based on fan poll

Nov 21st 2017, 10:08 PM 2,338 Views 4 Comments

CA Bizertin Club have decided to put the important decision of choosing a successor to the ousted Al-Asaad Al-Daridi in the hands of their supporters.

# tunisia - Saturday 23 September, 2017

Tunisia to end 'inhuman' forced anal examinations on 'suspected homosexuals'
# North Africa
# North Africa

Tunisia to end 'inhuman' forced anal examinations on 'suspected homosexuals'

Sep 23rd 2017, 10:30 AM 23,993 Views 85 Comments

Foreign and local rights groups have condemned the practice of the forced exams as “cruel” and “inhuman”.

# tunisia - Monday 10 July, 2017

UK police release video telling tourists what to do in case of hotel terror attack
# Run Hide Tell
# Run Hide Tell

UK police release video telling tourists what to do in case of hotel terror attack

Jul 10th 2017, 5:57 PM 24,084 Views 19 Comments

The video created a video to show tourists what to do if their hotel is targeted.

# tunisia - Saturday 15 April, 2017

Bum-pinching Tunisian football boss slapped with life ban
# Cheeky
# Cheeky

Bum-pinching Tunisian football boss slapped with life ban

Apr 15th 2017, 1:43 PM 37,098 Views 11 Comments

The boss boasted on camera about pinching the assistant referee.

# tunisia - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

UK judge blasts 'shambolic' and 'cowardly' Tunisian police at terror attack inquest
# Sousse Beach
# Sousse Beach

UK judge blasts 'shambolic' and 'cowardly' Tunisian police at terror attack inquest

Feb 28th 2017, 1:18 PM 15,738 Views 23 Comments

Three Irish citizens were among the 38 people killed in the 2015 terror attack at Sousse beach resort.

# tunisia - Sunday 12 February, 2017

'In Ireland, nobody knows who I am, but I have to get used to being recognised now'
# Wing Wizard
From The42
# Wing Wizard

'In Ireland, nobody knows who I am, but I have to get used to being recognised now'

Feb 12th 2017, 12:13 PM 38,196 Views 6 Comments

Aymen Ben Mohamed speaks to The42 about swapping the League of Ireland for Tunisia and his shock call-up to their national team.

# tunisia - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

German police arrest second Tunisian who 'may have known' about Christmas market truck attack
# Berlin
# Berlin

German police arrest second Tunisian who 'may have known' about Christmas market truck attack

Jan 4th 2017, 4:36 PM 5,851 Views 6 Comments

The 26-year-old Tunisian man has been arrested on an unrelated charge while police try to establish whether or not he was an accomplice of Berlin attacker Anis Amri.

# tunisia - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

German authorities offer €100k reward to find chief suspect in Berlin attack
# Manhunt
# Manhunt

German authorities offer €100k reward to find chief suspect in Berlin attack

Dec 21st 2016, 5:35 PM 24,771 Views 122 Comments

Police have warned that 24-year-old Tunisian Anis Amri could be “violent and armed”.

# tunisia - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

Frenchman jailed for trying to sell items from Nice massacre
# Bastille Day
# Bastille Day

Frenchman jailed for trying to sell items from Nice massacre

Jul 20th 2016, 9:15 PM 22,719 Views 43 Comments

The attack left 84 people dead.

# tunisia - Sunday 26 June, 2016

Ireland set up massive Olympics qualifier semi-final against Russia
# The Big One
From The42
# The Big One

Ireland set up massive Olympics qualifier semi-final against Russia

Jun 26th 2016, 12:42 PM 3,714 Views 1 Comment

Niamh Briggs was injured in a rout of Tunisia in the quarter-finals.

# tunisia - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Bohs winger receives Tunisia call-up for Africa Cup of Nations qualifier
# African Mission
From The42
# African Mission

Bohs winger receives Tunisia call-up for Africa Cup of Nations qualifier

May 19th 2016, 2:14 PM 6,069 Views 8 Comments

Aymen Ben Mohamed will travel to Djibouti with the Tunisian squad for the game on 3 June.

# tunisia - Monday 7 March, 2016

45 dead in terrorist violence in Tunisia
# Pre-dawn Attack
# Pre-dawn Attack

45 dead in terrorist violence in Tunisia

Mar 7th 2016, 2:11 PM 20,275 Views 23 Comments

28 of those killed were terrorists, security forces said.

# tunisia - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Policeman shot dead near site of massacre where three Irish people were killed
# Tunisia
# Tunisia

Policeman shot dead near site of massacre where three Irish people were killed

Aug 19th 2015, 10:40 PM 19,334 Views 35 Comments

Dozens of people were murdered in the June attack.

# tunisia - Sunday 26 July, 2015

Irish Muslims are protesting against ISIS today
# Not In My Name
# Not In My Name

Irish Muslims are protesting against ISIS today

Jul 26th 2015, 12:05 PM 26,757 Views 246 Comments

There will also be an opportunity for the audience to ask questions and share their concerns about extremism.

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