Leaked videotape shows Tunisia's "moderate" president re-assuring Salafists

Elder of Ziyon 29 October 2012

From allAfrica, in a story that got picked up by Die Welt today: Some Tunisians are accusing Ennahda's leader of pursuing a hidden agenda with salafists. A leaked video


Tunisian Salafis attack alcohol sellers in capital

Yahoo! News 29 October 2012

TUNIS - Clashes broke out between alcohol sellers and hardline Salafi Muslims in the Tunisian capital, a security official said on Sunday, wounding a police commander


'Moderate' Islamist leader in Tunisia strategizes with al Qaeda-linked Salafists

Long War Journal 16 October 2012
By Bill Roggio

The leader of the supposedly moderate Ennahda political party in Tunisia has been caught on tape strategizing with Salafists to gain control of the country. In the video, he


Tunisia: leaked video belies Ghannouchi's moderate image

ANSAmed 15 October 2012

TUNIS - Leaked video and audio recordings of Sheikh Rachid Ghannouchi, leader of Tunisia's ruling Ennahda party, are causing the moderate Islamist politician a headache.


Islamist Governments Say One Thing in Arabic, Another Thing in English

FrontPage Magazine 10 October 2012
By Daniel Greenfield

During his days of peace and terror, Arafat was often accused of saying one thing in Arabic to his people and another thing entirely to the Western media. This brand of


Molotov cocktail for kids: Tunisian children’s magazine publishes deadly recipe

RT News 10 October 2012

A Tunisian children's magazine "Kaws Kouzah” has recently published a detailed step-by-step instruction of how to make a Molotov cocktail. Now the periodical is facing a


Tunisian President: "Europe is our Destiny"

Islam versus Europe 8 October 2012

Ironically, this disgraceful meeting took place in Valletta, a city named after one of Europe's greatest heroes in the struggle against Islam. VALLETTA: North African


Tunisia arrests senior Salafist over US embassy attack

Radio Netherlands 25 September 2012

A senior member of Tunisian hardline Salafist group Ansar al-Sharia has been arrested in connection with the attack on the US embassy in Tunis earlier this month, the interior


Sword-Bearing Islamist Signals Peril for Arab Democracies

Bloomberg 20 September 2012
By Tarek El-Tablawy and Jihen Laghmari

Days after publishing an article on Salafi Muslims displacing moderate clerics from hundreds of Tunisia’s mosques, Walid Mejri found a sword against his neck. Stopped on the


Tunisian artist graffitis minaret, fights intolerance

CNN 20 September 2012
By Catriona Davies

Fine Arabic calligraphy and street art may seem worlds apart, but for artist eL Seed, they're one and the same thing. eL Seed, a 31-year-old French Tunisian artist, has just


Tunisian Christians Worship Amid Death Threats

BosNewsLife 19 September 2012

TUNIS, TUNISIA (BosNewsLife)-- Some 1,500 devoted Tunisian Christian, most of them former Muslims, worship in church buildings or in house churches despite death threats and


Tunisia: Salafist leader avoids arrest

Medafrica Times 19 September 2012
By Geraldine Boechat

The salafist leader in Tunisia, Saif-Allah Benahssine, has escaped arrest from security forces after the mosque was surrounded. They wanted to take him into custody for his


Salafist leader escapes, Tunisia mosque siege ends

jpost 18 September 2012

A Tunisian Salafist leader on Monday escaped from a mosque that had been surrounded by security forces seeking to arrest him over clashes at the US embassy last week, a Reuters


US pulls some embassy staff out of Sudan, Tunisia

Radio Netherlands 17 September 2012

The United States has decided to pull non-essential staff out of embassies in Tunisia and Sudan on Saturday. The order came after both diplomatic posts were attacked and


Muslim rioting, violence in Israel, Gaza, Libya, Egypt, Yemen, Sudan, Tunisia, Morocco, Iraq, Iran and Kashmir

Jihad Watch 14 September 2012

The film is just a pretext. This is an all-out push to intimidate the West into restricting speech so that Islam and Muslims are established as a privileged class beyond


High alert at US embassies: Fear that anger at anti-Islam film may engulf Middle East

RT 13 September 2012

US embassies across the globe are tightening security after the ambassador to Libya died in a militia attack against the Benghazi consulate. The attack was sparked by a US film


The Muslim Brotherhood ascends

Hurriyet Daily News 4 September 2012

From Tunisia to Egypt, the Muslim Brotherhood is emerging as the winner of the Arab Spring. There are differences, of course, between the parties that make up this network


The Trouble with Tunisian Values

Gatestone Institute 30 August 2012
By Daniel Greenfield

Like millions of people around the world, Jamel Gharbi marked the end of summer by taking his family to the beach. Gharbi, a French Socialist regional councilor, had taken his wife and 12 year old


Tunisia: Paris Protests At Tunisian Islamist Attack On French Politician

AllAfrica.com 24 August 2012

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius has demanded a meeting with the Tunisian government over a violent attack on a French local politician who represents his own Socialist


French councillor beaten by Tunisian extremists over family's dress

Europe Online Magazine 23 August 2012

Paris - A French councillor of Tunisian origin on Wednesday said he was beaten by religious extremists in Tunisia because his wife and daughter‘s clothing were seen as

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