- The Latest: US condemns Tunisia attack, offers its help Updated: Nov-25-15 10:38 am
BEIRUT - The latest on an explosion that targeted a bus carrying Tunisian presidential guards in the capital, Tunis. All times local.
- IS claims Tunisia attack, suspected bomber's body found Updated: Nov-25-15 10:33 am
TUNIS, Tunisia - The body of a suspected suicide bomber was found at the scene of an attack on Tunisia's presidential guard, and the Islamic State group claimed responsibility Wednesday for the attack that left 13 people dead.
- Ancient Jewish community endures on Tunisian isle Updated: Nov-25-15 2:58 am
DJERBA, Tunisia - When school lets out, the streets around the ancient synagogue on this Tunisian island fill with rambunctious boys wearing Jewish kippahs and girls in long skirts, shouting to each other in Hebrew, Arabic and French.
- Tunisia declares state of emergency after bus blast kills 12 Updated: Nov-24-15 7:31 pm
TUNIS, Tunisia - Tunisia's president declared a 30-day state of emergency across the country and imposed an overnight curfew for the capital Tuesday after an explosion struck a bus carrying members of the presidential guard, killing at least 12 people and wounding 20 others.
- Senate confirms veteran diplomat as US ambassador to Libya Updated: Nov-19-15 3:04 pm
WASHINGTON - The Senate has confirmed President Barack Obama's choice for U.S. ambassador to Libya - the country in North Africa where four Americans, including then-Ambassador Chris Stevens, were killed in 2012.
- IS attacks claim more than 800 lives abroad this year Updated: Nov-19-15 4:31 am
BEIRUT - The Islamic State group has dramatically expanded its theatre of operations from its hub in Syria and Iraq, executing or inspiring a series of attacks across three continents that claimed more than 800 lives this year.
- Large number of security forces deployed in Tunis Updated: Nov-18-15 1:05 pm
TUNIS, Tunisia - Security forces have been deployed in unusually high numbers in downtown Tunis.
- Paris attacks reaction: Nordic governments condemn attacks Updated: Nov-14-15 5:50 am
PARIS - World leaders are reacting to the deadliest violence to strike France since World War II. Some of their comments:
- Kerry offers support to struggling Tunisia Updated: Nov-13-15 12:04 pm
TUNIS, Tunisia - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday pledged expanded economic and security support for Tunisia to help it cement democratic gains made since its revolution heralded the dawn of the 2011 Arab Spring.
- Tunisian convicted of terrorism tried to return to Italy Updated: Nov-10-15 3:25 pm
ROME - A Tunisian man who was sent back home after serving a seven-year prison term in Italy on terrorism charges returned to the country on a migrant boat, Italian officials said Tuesday.
- The Latest: British minister: Jet likely downed by explosive Updated: Nov-09-15 1:47 pm
CAIRO - The latest on the crash of a Russian plane in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula over a week ago that killed all 224 people onboard. (All times local.)
- Gunmen in Libya abduct 2 Serbian Embassy employees Updated: Nov-08-15 4:16 pm
BELGRADE, Serbia - Gunmen in Libya crashed into a convoy of vehicles taking Serbia's ambassador to neighboring Tunisia and then kidnapped two other embassy employees, officials said.
- AP Interview: Tunisia PM says jobs needed to counter terror Updated: Oct-27-15 11:41 am
MADRID - Tunisian Prime Minister Habib Essid said Tuesday his country needs jobs to counter the threat of terror attacks like the two this year that targeted tourists, but his nation's important tourism sector won't fully recover for another two to three years.