Algiers denies endorsement of Ghannouchi’s efforts in Libya

Diplomatic sources at the Algerian Foreign Ministry have denied Algiers’s support for the Leader of the Tunisian Islamist movement in his efforts to unite Gaddafi’s loyalists and Muslim Brotherhood movement in Libya, reports say. Rached Ghannouchi, leader of the Tunisian Read more

Libya: Tunisia’s Ennahdha Leader Called to Mediate between Gaddafists and Islamists

Rached Ghannouchi and his Ennahda party have been urged to reconcile Muammar Gaddafi’s loyalists and Islamists, London-based The New Arab reports. According to Qatari media, Ghannouchi has been in contact with the two Libyan sides. A source in the Tunisian Read more

Tunisia: Chahed’s Appointment Raises Mitigated Feelings as Family Ties Surface

The official appointment of Youssef Chahed as the new Prime Minister of Tunisia has already began to divide politicians including political parties that are part of the national unity government process. Critics claim that the President’s choice was dictated by Read more