Tunisia real-time news

Can I travel to Tunisia? Latest advice on coronavirus, holidays and quarantine (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 21/07/2020 17:19:28

TOURISTS are able to return to Tunisia as charter flights resume to the country from a number of destinations in Europe. Brits may remain cautious, however, as travel restrictions remain in place whic...

Blogger given jail term after coronavirus post found offensive to Islam (source — www.9news.com.au) 15/07/2020 06:02:54

A blogger in Tunisia has been sentenced to six months in prison after sharing a satirical post about coronavirus which some found offensive to Islam.

Tunisian blogger jailed for parody linking Quran to coronavirus  (source — www.dailymail.co.uk) 14/07/2020 21:42:15

A Tunisian court has sentenced blogger Emna Chargui to six months in prison and a £560 fine for reposting a Facebook joke about the coronavirus written as if it was a Koranic verse.

Tunisian woman is handed a jail sentence over Facebook parody linking the Quran to coronavirus  (source — ) 14/07/2020 19:48:12

A Tunisian court has sentenced blogger Emna Chargui to six months in prison and a £560 fine for reposting a Facebook joke about the coronavirus written as if it was a Koranic verse.

Tunisian woman is handed a jail sentence over her Facebook parody linking the Quran to coronavirus  (source — www.dailymail.co.uk) 14/07/2020 18:39:27

A Tunisian court has sentenced blogger Emna Chargui to six months in prison and a £560 fine for reposting a Facebook joke about the coronavirus written as if it was a Koranic verse.

Tati, much-loved French retailer, shuts up shop in Paris after 70 years (source — www.theguardian.com) 08/07/2020 15:27:27

Cut-price clothing chain falls victim to changing shopping habits and the Covid-19 lockdownTati, the much-loved cut-price clothing chain that has been a French retail institution for more than 70 year...

Tunisia to welcome tourists back from June 27 – which includes the UK (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 08/06/2020 13:48:18

TUNISIA is opening their borders to tourists this month – and British holidaymakers are included. The country is welcoming back visitors from Europe from June 27, after being forced to stop trav...

Pandemic fuels historic US job losses, EU wants borders kept shut (source — www.thesundaily.my) 09/05/2020 12:20:20

WASHINGTON: The United States on Friday recorded its steepest job losses in history over the coronavirus pandemic as Europe moved to keep its borders shut for another month.Hopes have been rising that...

Coronavirus: Public Urged To Follow Lockdown Rules Over Sunny Bank Holiday – And Four More Big Stories (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 08/05/2020 11:12:02

Get the latest on coronavirus. Sign up to the Daily Brief for news, explainers, how-tos, opinion and more.The public has been urged to continue to follow lockdown rules over the sunny bank h...

Coronavirus offers an excuse to close borders. That would be a mistake | Daniel Trilling (source — www.theguardian.com) 26/04/2020 15:00:14

Clampdowns on refugees and the rhetoric of ‘We look after our own’ are no substitute for protection from the pandemicCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageFor almost six years no...

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