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Tunisia seeks extradition of Ben Ali, traces hidden assets

Tunisia's justice minister said on Tuesday he suspected Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali was still benefiting from funds stashed abroad 16 months after his overthrow and urged Saudi Arabia to extradite the former president for trial.

May 23, 2012 12:02
Tunisia’s Ennahda likely to back an open economy

Tunisia’s Ennahda likely to back an open economy

Ennahda makes effort to reassure business community; Party is free market oriented but could ally with leftists; Islamists could attract Gulf Arab investment as Europe suffers

October 29, 2011 6:28

Tunisia asks UAE, Qatar to freeze Ben Ali assets

Requests from Tunisia to freeze Ben Ali's assets in Qatar and UAE were send early this month.

May 22, 2011 11:09