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  1. We will put an end to the immigration 'business', warns Italy's new PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | Daily Mail

    We will put an end to the immigration 'business', warns Italy's new Prime Minister as he demands 'automatic' redistribution of refugees among other EU countries Italy's newly sworn-in prime minister has promised to put an end to the immigration 'business' after making his first address to parliament. Giuseppe Conte, who leads a new anti-EU coalition of Populist and far right parties, made the comments while seeking a confidence vote in the upper house Senate.

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  2. More than 50 migrants die in Mediterranean crossingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 3 | Manila Bulletin

    More than 50 migrants drowned in the Mediterranean on Sunday, the majority off the coasts of Tunisia and Turkey, while Italy marked a sea change in its policy. A file picture taken on March 30, 2017 shows the Tunisian coastguard on patrol of the area off the northern town of Bizerte Tunisian authorities said 48 bodies were recovered off the country's southern coast, close to the city of Sfax, while 68 people were rescued.

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  3. 46 Dead as Migrant Boat Sinks off TunisiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 3 | Voice of America

    Migrants are seen on a boat after being rescued by Tunisia's coast guard, off the coast of Bizerte, Tunisia, Oct. 12, 2017. At least 46 migrants were killed when their boat sank off Tunisia's southern coast and 67 others were rescued by the coast guard, the Defense Ministry said on Sunday, one of the worst migrant boat accidents in recent years.

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  4. Navy officer from New Waterford helps out in TunisiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | Cape Breton Post

    Lt. Curtis MacAulay, a native of New Waterford, helped with training at the Tunisian Maritime Operation Command Centre in Bizerte, Tunisia. - Submitted A Canadian Navy officer finishing up a two-week assignment in Tunisia said the people and landscape reminded him of Cape Breton.

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  5. Navy officer from New Waterford helps out in TunisiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | The Chronicle Herald

    A Canadian Navy officer finishing up a two-week assignment in Tunisia said the people and landscape sort of reminded him of Cape Breton. Lt. Curtis MacAulay, originally from New Waterford, was in Bizerte, a city on the North African country's Mediterranean coast, to help with training at the Tunisian Maritime Operation Command Centre as part of a multinational effort known as Phoenix Express 2018.

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  6. Looking Back: May 7, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    May 7, 2008 - John and Kathy Nussbaumer tested the new talking moose head mounted on the southern wall of their gift shop at Fairbanks International Airport on Tuesday.

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  7. Tunisia:Cost of Logistics in Tunisia Stands At 20%Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | AllAfrica.com

    "The cost of logistics stands at 20%, which is a very high load compared to international standards, set at 10%," said Khaled Ben Gharbia, president of CONECT International's transport trade association, in a statement to TAP on the sidelines of a meeting, held Tuesday in Tunis, on the role of transport in strengthening foreign trade. The problems of transport in Tunisia, all modes combined, are huge, he said.

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  8. Widespread protests force Tunisian army deploymentRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2018 | The Long War Journal

    The Tunisian government deployed over 2,000 troops this week as protests over increased taxes spread. Government officials indicated the army will be protecting government installations, following an incident in which protesters burned a security headquarters near the Algerian border, prompting police to flee.

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  9. Tunisia deploys army amid unrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | RTE.ie

    Tunisian protesters burned down a regional national security headquarters near the Algerian border, prompting authorities to send in troops after police retreated. The protests come as unrest over prices and taxes rages across the country, with the government refusing to revise austerity measures in the 2018 budget.

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  10. Tunisia deploys army, makes 300 arrests as violent unrest persistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | Reuters

    Tunisian protesters burned down a regional national security headquarters near the Algerian border, prompting authorities to send in troops after police retreated, witnesses said, as unrest over prices and taxes raged on nationwide. But the government, under pressure to cut a ballooning deficit and satisfy international lenders, will not revise austerity measures in the 2018 budget despite the spate of protests, Tunisia's investment minister said on Thursday.

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  11. Over 300 Arrested in Tunisia as Protests ExpandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | Al Bawaba

    A member of the Tunisian security forces stands across protesters during clashes in the Ettadhamen on the outskirts of Tunis late on Jan. 10, 2018 Protests in Tunisia have expanded to major cities such as Beja, Nabeul, Qebily, Bizerte and Sidi Bouzid, after initially breaking out in a number of poor neighborhoods in the capital, and in Manouba, Gafsa and Kasserine. Security forces have reportedly arrested more than 300 people in the protests, according to the Guardian, which were triggered by unemployment and rising prices of basic goods.

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  12. 'You Can't Survive Anymore': Tunisia Protests Rising Prices and TaxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | The New York Times

    Tense protests have erupted across Tunisia since a new budget took effect on Jan. 1 that raised taxes on gasoline, phone cards, internet usage, hotel rooms and even fruits and vegetables. The demonstrations have claimed at least one life, and have revived worries about the fragile political situation in Tunisia, the only country to emerge from the Arab Spring uprisings with the semblance of a stable democracy.

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  13. Tunisian schoolgirls rebel against having to wear uniformRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2017 | Daily Times

    In Tunisian high schools, the dress code is not uniform. Actually, it is: but only for girls.

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  14. Wealthy Take to the Seas in Search of Unique Vacation ExperiencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    Wealthy Middle East travelers favor privacy, new experiences, and quality time with family above the offerings of traditional five-star resorts, Gulf Craft's CEO has revealed. Erwin Bamps said that his dealings with the jet set had taught him that the perceived glitz and glamor of luxury hotels was waning among ultra-high net worth individuals, adding he had observed a shift towards more personalized vacations, such as chartering superyachts to explore the region's coastlines.

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  15. Tunisia: Schoolgirls protest wearing uniform after boys given 'wear what you want' codeRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2017 | DNA India

    In Tunisian high schools, the dress code is not uniform. Actually, it is: but only for girls.

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  16. Tunisian schoolgirls rebel against having to wear uniformRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Siwar Tebourbi says the girls agreed to take collective action to demand that the school uniform discrimination cease. BIZERTE, Tunisia: In Tunisian high schools, the dress code is not uniform.

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  17. Egypt wins two silver medals at the Arab Badminton ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2017 | Egypt Today

    It then lost to Algeria, who occupied first place. Meanwhile, the female team won second place after defeating the host country Tunisia and losing to Algeria.

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  18. .com | Tunisia policemen protest demanding 'protection'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | News24

    Hundreds of Tunisian policemen demonstrated on Friday in the central city of Sfax, demanding that parliament adopt a law on "protecting" them which civil groups have called "dangerous" for democracy. The demonstrations come two days after an Islamist extremist stabbed two policemen outside parliament.

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  19. Tunisia policemen protest demanding 'protection'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | The Peninsula

    Tunisian policemen take part in a symbolic funeral on November 3, 2017 in the city of Sfax during a march in solidarity with a policeman who died a day earlier after he was stabbed outside parliament in the capital Tunis. AFP / Houssem Zouari Sfax, Tunisia: Hundreds of Tunisian policemen demonstrated on Friday in the central city of Sfax, demanding that parliament adopt a law on "protecting" them which civil groups have called "dangerous" for democracy.

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  20. Smugglers offer new routes to Europe for jobless TunisiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Times of Oman

    Young people show their diplomas as they discuss plans to make an illegal boat trip, with Reuters journalists, as they share tales of frustration to land a decently paid job, in Port Monastir, Tunisia October 3, 2017. Picture taken October 3, 2017.

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