Monday, April 12, 2021

North Africa

Militias, Foreign Forces … Libyan Peace Dilemma

Despite the great optimism that peace can be established in Libya, especially with the formation of the new presidential council, the new government and the preparation for the elections scheduled for the end of...

To Restore Institutions’ Role … More Than 100 MPs Sign to Withdraw Confidence from...

More than 100 members of the Tunisian house of the Representatives have signed a petition calling for withdrawing confidence from Rached al-Ghannouchi, the parliament president and the leader of the Ennahda Movement. "The withdrawal of...

Mysterious Move by Al-Sarraj .. Is It Premature GNA Collapse?

The head of the Libyan Government of National Accord, Fayez al-Sarraj, took a mysterious step that raised many questions regarding the fate of the controversial government members, especially in light of the formation of...

Al-Sarraj Disappears From Libyan Political Arena

Faiz Al-Sarraj, head of the Government of National Accord in Libya, announced that he has suddenly granted his powers to his deputy, Ahmed Maitiq, causing ambiguity and controversy. Sarraj then left the capital to...

Escalation Against President … Ennahda Threatens to Move Its Supporters

The Ennahda Movement threatened to resort to the streets to pass the ministerial amendments, which were taken by Prime Minister Hisham Al-Meshishi, in case that the President of the Republic, Qais Said, continues to...

Ennahda Faces New Accusations.. Claims Ghannouchi’s Dismissal Again

Tunisian judicial sources revealed that the investigating judge overseeing the investigation into the case of political assassinations in Tunisia in 2013 was threatened. The sources pointed out that the threats came directly from the former...

Agree to Disagree: Libya’s New Unity Government

The seventy-four members of the UN-led Libyan Political Dialogue Forum (LPDF) on February 5 elected a three-member Presidency Council headed by Mohamed al-Mnefi and a Prime Minister, Abdelhamid Dabeiba. This new executive is tasked...

MPs Move against Ghannouchi .. Prime Minister Suing Tunisian President

Members in the Tunisian House of Representatives are preparing for a new petition to remove confidence from Rachid Ghannouchi, the Speaker of Parliament and Leader of the Ennahda Movement. “Parliamentary blocs have begun collecting signatures...

Europe and the conflict in Tripoli

Twelve months have passed since German diplomacy, with its the Berlin Libya Conference, attempted to settle the ongoing war. At the invitation of Chancellor Merkel, heads of state and government as well as foreign...

Scenarios for a New Tunisian Revolution

As Tunisians celebrate the eleventh anniversary of the resignation of the former president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, speculation is mounting about the possibility of a second revolution in the country. With the continuing...