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Tunisia unveils domestic APC

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The Tunisian military has unveiled a locally developed armoured personnel carrier (APC) prototype. It was revealed on 24 June during the Tunisian military’s 64th anniversary...

Death toll in migrant ship disaster off Tunisia rises to 46

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The death toll from a ship packed with African migrants that sank off the Tunisian coast this week has risen to 46 after Tunisia...

At least 20 die as migrant boat sinks off Tunisia

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At least 20 African migrants died when a boat carrying more than 50 people sank off Tunisia, an official said on Tuesday. The bodies were...

Tunisia to open sea, air and land borders on 27 June

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Tunisia will open its sea, land and air borders on 27 June, authorities said on Monday, in hopes of rescuing its tourism industry as...

Tunisia/US partnership growing

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Tunisia is a US major partner in Africa according to General Stephen Townsend Commander of US Africa Command (Africom). He said this post a telephone...

Tunisia cuts curfew

Tunisia shortened its curfew after three consecutive days without any new coronavirus cases as government relaxes a general lockdown. The North African democracy imposed the...

Feature: The evolution of Tunisia’s military and the role of foreign...

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Security assistance from the West stands to play a critical role in Tunisia’s post-authoritarian transition to democracy. The Tunisian defense sector has received a growing...

Turkish aircraft allowed to land in Tunisia

Tunisia allowed a Turkish plane to land at the southern airport Zarzis to deliver medical aid to Libyans at the Ras Jedir border crossing,...

Tunisian National Guard Air Unit operational

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Tunisia’s National Guard Air Unit is flying three Bell 429 GlobalRanger helicopters, which monitor the country’s coastline amongst others. The Tunisian government announced the helicopters...

Coronavirus prisoner release in Tunisia

Tunisia’s President Kais Saied ordered the release of 1 420 prisoners in an amnesty to combat the spread of the coronavirus, a presidency statement...

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Coronavirus shows why the SANDF needs to be adequately funded

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The deployment of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) to help fight the COVID-19 novel coronavirus yet again demonstrates the need for a...