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English Publication Date: Tuesday, September 10, 2019 Source: TRT World
Moreover, even though the turnouts have significantly declined in each one of the three consecutive elections reflecting on voter frustration with the existing class of politicians and political parties, for the first time in the Arab world there...
English Publication Date: Wednesday, September 11, 2019 Source: The Christian Science Monitor
While political debates have become fatiguingly familiar for Americans, in Tunisia they have been something else entirely – historic.
English Publication Date: Tuesday, September 10, 2019 Source: Middle East Eye
Either way, the past three days, as Tunisia’s presidential candidates tried to persuade voters in a series of debates, were historic for the country and the region.
English Publication Date: Tuesday, September 10, 2019 Source: Asharq Al-Awsat
The Independent High Authority for Elections (IHAE) approved Monday a request to hold a Televised talk with presidential candidate Nabil Karoui, head of Heart of Tunisia Party, who is now at Mornaguia Prison.
French Publication Date: Sunday, September 8, 2019 Source: Tunisie Numerique
Le débat télévisé entre les candidats aux présidentielles, qui s’est déroulé hier, pour huit des 26 candidats, a été très suivi en Tunisie, mais aussi à l’étranger. Car il ne faut pas oublier que c’était une première dans le monde arabe.
English Publication Date: Sunday, September 8, 2019 Source: France 24
Days before the first round of Tunisia’s presidential election, the fledgling democracy presented the first of three nights of televised debates between the candidates on Saturday, a rarity in the Arab world.
English Publication Date: Monday, September 9, 2019 Source: Ansa Med
The last of three televised debates between 26 candidates running for president in elections scheduled Sunday in Tunisia will air on television Monday night.
English Publication Date: Tuesday, October 1, 2019 Source: Pulse
Tunisia's court of appeal Tuesday rejected a fresh request to free jailed presidential candidate Nabil Karoui, his lawyer said, less than two weeks before the media magnate is expected to contest an election runoff.
English Publication Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2019 Source: Middle East Eye
Jailed Nabil Karoui's ongoing silence is deafening the electoral debate. He must be allowed to address the Tunisian people
English Publication Date: Friday, October 11, 2019 Source: Reuters
On Friday night, weeks after Karoui and Saied took the top two places in the first round vote, Tunisians will see them debate face-to-face for the first time.