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Tunisia: Foreign Ministry angry with Turkish President Erdogan

Tunisia: Foreign Ministry angry with Turkish President Erdogan

Tunisian Foreign Ministry on Tuesday called Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s comments on the Tunisian president’s dissolution of parliament “unacceptable interference”. On Monday, President Erdogan criticised President Kais Saied’s decree dissolving parliament last week as a “smearing of democracy” and a blow to the will of the Tunisian people. “Tunisia …

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Somalia: Al-Shabab denies plan to attack President and PM

Somalia: Al-Shabab denies plan to attack President and PM

The al-Qaeda-allied al-Shabab militant group has dismissed reports that it was planning an attack against the Somali president and prime minister. Pro-al-Shabab Somali Memo website quoted an unnamed senior al-Shabab commander who termed the claim by the Somali National Intelligence and Security Agency (NISA) “laughable”. The Shabab commander said Nisa …

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