The example set by Tunisia’s National Dialogue Quartet could benefit Egypt, Iraq, Lebanon, Libya, Yemen, and Syria.
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- 9 October, 2015 Tunisia activists win Nobel Peace Prize in boost to fledgling democracy Tunisian civil society groups won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for helping rescue the only democracy that emerged from the Arab Spring, in a hugely symbolic show of support for the country after a wave of jihadist attacks.Powered by WPeMatico
- 9 October, 2015 The Latest: Obama praises Nobel Peace Prize choice OSLO, Norway (AP) — The latest developments in the awarding of the 2015 Nobel Peace Prize. All times local.Powered by WPeMatico
- 9 November, 2015 Essebsi hails Nobel winners as saviours of Tunisia Tunisia's President Beji Caid Essebsi Monday hailed the Nobel Peace Prize awarded last month to the National Dialogue Quartet, saying it saved the country from "the spectre of civil war". The prize "paid tribute to the value of dialogue and proved that peaceful revolutions are possible", […]
- 9 October, 2015 Nobel Peace Prize boosts struggling Tunisian democracy TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — It was the fall of 2013 and Tunisia's newfound democracy was in grave danger. The assassination of a left-wing politician had prompted the opposition to walk out of the constitutional assembly. The government was paralyzed, the constitution unfinished and the […]
- 20 November, 2015 France pushes U.N. to support fight against Islamic State By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - France wants the United Nations Security Council to push all able states to join the fight against the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq after the militants claimed responsibility for downing a Russian plane over Egypt and attacks in […]