Zine El Abidine Ben Ali

Type: Person
Name: Zine El Abidine Ben Ali (Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali)
Title: President
Organization: Government of Tunisia
Date of Birth: 03/09/1936
Place of Birth: Hammam-Sousse Tunisia
Nationality: Tunisia
Fact Sheet: Biography for Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Tunisian central bank lowers 2014 growth forecast

A man walks towards the Central Bank of Tunisia in the capital Tunis, on December 27, 2013. (Reuters/Zoubeir Souissi) Tunis, Asharq Al-Awsat—The Tunisian central bank said on Tuesday it was lowering its growth forecast for 2014, amid growing budget ... [Published ASHARQ AL-AWSAT ( english) - 21 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Officials from shattered dictatorship run in Tunisia's presidential election

Maghreb Twenty-seven candidates including officials who served under former dictator Zine El Abidine Ben Ali have signed up as candidates for Tunisia's November 23 presidential election, the organising body said Tuesday. ... [Published Your Middle East - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

AFP - Tunisia-politics-vote-US

Tunisia-politics-vote-USContributed by NAMPA / AFP.Tunisia's Islamists urge US help to support democracyWASHINGTON, Sept 29, 2014 (AFP) - Tunisia's moderate Islamist party Ennahda appealed Monday for US support as the country heads into vital elections, ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Tunisia to impose departure tax on tourists

Tunis (AFP) - Tunisia on Tuesday announced that from next month, non-resident foreigners will have to pay a departure tax on leaving the country, in a move aimed at boosting the country's coffers."The Tunisian government announces the creation of a departure ... [Published Yahoo! News - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 2 reports

Tunisia Islamists confident of parliamentary victory

Tunisia's moderate Islamist party Ennahda unveiled Tuesday an ambitious platform for October parliamentary elections, saying it is confident of a greater victory than the one achieved three years ago.In a revolution that sparked the Arab Spring, Tunisians ... [Published News.net - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

Tunisia seeking US investors

Copyright : APATunisia’s interim President Moncef Marzouki has invited U.S. business leaders to invest in Tunisia, a country that offers important competitive advantages in terms of investment, reports said on Tuesday.During a meeting at the Business ... [Published StarAfrica.com - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 6 reports

Tunisia pres. announces re-election bid

Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki has declared his bid for re-election in the country’s first presidential vote since the ouster of former dictator Zine El Abidine Ben Ali. Marzouki was picked as president in December 2011 in a vote in the National Constituent ... [Published Press tv - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Tunis unaware of plot to murder ex-premier

TUNIS: Tunisia’s presidency said on Thursday it has no information about a plot against Beji Caid Essebsi, after the ex-premier claimed its security service had warned of a conspiracy to kill him.“The directorate general of security for the head of state ... [Published The Gulf Today - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Tunisia troops kill two gunmen as alert level raised

TUNIS - Tunisian troops killed two suspected foreign militants in an overnight firefight, the government said on Wednesday, after it raised its alert level nationwide in the run-up to a general election.Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa, who has warned of a ... [Published NOW News - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Ben Ali opponent to stand for Tunisia election

World Bulletin / News DeskTunisian politician Ahmed Najib Chebbi, a prominent opponent of ousted president Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali, has applied to run in presidential polls slated for November."I'm quite confident of winning the race after a long struggle ... [Published World Bulletin - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 2 reports

Tunisia poll frontrunner claims murder attempts

TunisThe prosecution service said on Monday it has opened an inquiry after a frontrunner in Tunisia’s presidential poll in November, 87-year-old Beji Caid Essebsi, said members of his own party want him killed.Prosecution service spokesman Allala Rhouma ... [Published Oman Tribune - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 2 reports

Tunisia dictator’s FM eyes presidency

Tunisian former dictator Zine El Abidine Ben Ali’s last foreign minister, Kamel Morjane, has announced his intention to stand in the country’s upcoming presidential election. “The party's national council met yesterday (Friday) and, after examining the ... [Published Press tv - Sep 13 2014]

More Content

All (176) | News (144) | Reports (0) | Blogs (29) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (3) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Three Graves, One Question: "Justice, When?" [Published Huffington Post - 2 hours ago]
Twenty-seven candidates run for Tunisia preside... [Published Middle East Eye - 7 hours ago]
Young, female Ennahda politician wants to 'cure... [Published Middle East Monitor - 10 hours ago]
Ruthless pragmatism has triumphed over the peop... [Published Middle East Monitor - 10 hours ago]
Tunisian women take a 'step backwards' [Published BBC - 11 hours ago]
Tunisian central bank lowers 2014 growth forecast [Published ASHARQ AL-AWSAT ( english) - 21 hours ago]
Tunisian women push at the political glass ceiling [Published Middle East Eye - Sep 30 2014]
Officials from shattered dictatorship run in Tu... [Published Your Middle East - Sep 30 2014]
Tunisia's 2014 Parliamentary Elections - a Huma... [Published Individual.com - Sep 30 2014]
Tunisia's 2014 Parliamentary Elections - a Huma... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 30 2014]
Educating those who will overthrow you [Published Washington Post - Sep 29 2014]
Tunisia's Islamists Urge U.S. Help to Support D... [Published Naharnet - Sep 29 2014]
Tunisia's Islamists urge US help to support dem... [Published Al Ahram - Sep 29 2014]
AFP - Tunisia-politics-vote-US [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 29 2014]
Lakhdar Brahimi: A Critique of American Middle ... [Published Middle East Online - Sep 29 2014]
Tunisia welcomes Turkish investors in clean energy [Published World Bulletin - Sep 29 2014]
Tunisian judges and prosecutors embark on major... [Published International Bar Association - Sep 29 2014]
Tunisia’s forthcoming elections: transition to ... [Published Noodls - Sep 26 2014]
Tunisia’s elections [Published Al Ahram - Sep 25 2014]
Millennials Of The Mideast [Published Atlantic Monthly - Sep 25 2014]
Millennials Of The Mideast [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Sep 24 2014]
How Calligraphy Graffiti Erased Torture and Unl... [Published Vice Magazine US - Sep 24 2014]
When Will American Foreign Policymakers Learn F... [Published The Nation - Sep 24 2014]
Tunisia Islamists confident of parliamentary vi... [Published News.net - Sep 23 2014]
Tunisia to impose departure tax on tourists [Published Yahoo! News - Sep 23 2014]
Tunisia seeking US investors [Published StarAfrica.com - Sep 23 2014]
AFP - Tunisia-politics-economy-vote-Ennahda [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 23 2014]
WorldViews: If the Arab Spring wasn’t dead alre... [Published Washington Post - Sep 23 2014]
Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki talks develo... [Published Columbia Spectator - Sep 23 2014]
Will Tunisia ever become a 'Mediterranean tiger'? [Published AlMonitor - Sep 23 2014]
1 2 3 4 5 6
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Millennials Of The Mideast [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Sep 24 2014]
#Tunisia : #SecurityForces Assault Journalist & Blogger #LinaBenMhenni http://t.co/bKenXVxjhx #ANHRI #FreedomOfPress pic.twitter.com/wgRcHh4FXs — ANHRI (@anhri) September 1, 2014 Robert F. Worth reviews Juan Cole’s The New Arabs , ...
Tunisia’s main Islamist party Ennahda to stay o... [Published FaithWorld - Sep 09 2014]
By Reuters Staff (Supporters of the Islamist Ennahda movement wave national and party flags as they mark the 33rd anniversary of the founding of the party in Tunis June 7, 2014. REUTERS/Zoubeir Souissi ) Tunisia’s main Islamist party, Ennahda, ...
Cole’s “The New Arabs” at Firedoglake Book Salon [Published Informed Comment - Sep 08 2014]
By Juan Cole Firedoglake Book Salon on Juan Cole, The New Arabs: How the Millennial Generation is changing the Middle East See also this recent NYT review by Irshad Manji FDL Book Salon Welcomes Juan Cole, The New Arabs: How the ...
ISIS Flag Flown at Tunisia Soccer Match [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 22 2014]
A picture of a football crowd in Tunisia holding aloft a massive ISIS flag has emerged on Twitter. The picture was posted this afternoon by Ahmad Mousavi, a journalist in Tehran with the caption: “Flag #IS in Football game in Tunisia”. Other Twitter ...
How ISIS Came to Leave Its Black Stain on Syria [Published Global Voices Online - Aug 20 2014]
This post is part of a special series of articles by blogger and activist, Marcell Shehwaro, describing the realities of life in Syria during the ongoing armed conflict between forces loyal to the current regime, and those seeking to oust it. An ...
1 2 3 4 5 6
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.