Maritime boundaries of the Arab states in the Mediterranean

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Arab states with Mediterranean coastlines have claimed various forms of jurisdiction over the sea lying off their coasts. On occasion, this has caused disputes between them and their neighbours. Some of these disputes have been resolved through the ICJ; others have yet to be resolved and are complicated by existing political conflicts.

Tunisia: game of mirrors

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Behind Tunisia’s economic problems is the failure of the President and the political elite to use their constitutional powers for a national effort to rebuild the economy.