In North Africa
Jan 9th, 2014
By MISNA The National Constituent Assembly (CNA) will vote nine members for the election of the Superior Independent Electoral Instance (ISIE). “This is the most important stage of the period of transition to democracy”, said CNA president, Mustapha Ben Jaafar, inaugurating the plenary ...
Dec 4th, 2012
For the fourth day in a row, thousands of people are still protesting in Siliana demanding that the local governor quits. Of all Arab countries that experienced a popular uprising, Tunisia seems to be the most stable. The National Constituent Assembly (NCA), the democratically elected body is in the ...
Jan 25th, 2011
Hundreds of Tunisians rallied on Tuesday in support of the interim government formed after the ousting of president Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali, but later clashed with protesters demanding a purge of former regime loyalists. The government has struggled to assert itself in the face of street protests dem...