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Tunisia

Cheikh Rachid Ghannouchi

Date of Birth: 7 June 1941
Place of Birth: El Hamma


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The power struggle after Hassan el Turabi

The leader of Tunisia's Hizb Ennahda Rachid Ghannouchi described El Turabi's death as a 'catastrophe' on 5 March '…not only for his country but for Muslims and fellow Islamists at large'...


Unhappy birthday

One mediator is Tunisian Islamist leader Rachid Ghannouchi who we hear wept as he told the pair that the international Islamist movement could not afford to lose Sudan as a landmark...


Finance smiles on government

This week the leader of Ennahda Rachid Ghannouchi told reporters he believed elections would be held on time while the head of the secular Nidaa Tounus party Béji Caïd Essebsi said he thinks that economic problems will delay polling...


Boutef's miracle return

Emphasising that Bouteflika is back meetings were held with the Tunisian Ennahda leader Rachid Ghannouchi on 10 September and octogenarian Nidaa Tounus (Call of Tunisia) leader Béji Caïd Essebsi a day later...


Tactics but no strategy

Alarmed at the impact on the international movement Islamist leaders such as Khalid Meshaal of Hamas Tunisia’s Rachid Ghannouchi and Egypt’s Yusuf al Qaradawi are still trying to reconcile the NCP factions we hear...


Splits prolong crisis

Ennahda President Rachid Ghannouchi expected the Wafa Movement and the Liberté et dignité parliamentary group to join the ruling coalition but said that there were still issues to resolve...


Wilting jasmine

There was no surprise then when the recent award of Britain’s Chatham House Prize for the statesperson deemed ‘to have made the most significant contribution to the improvement of international relations in the previous year’ to Marzouki and Ennahda leader Rachid Ghannouchi met with derision in Tunis...


The plot thickens

This cost US$250 000 and welcomed Islamists such as Tunisia’s Rachid Ghannouchi the Muslim Brotherhood Supreme Guide Mohamed Badie from Egypt and Khalid Meshaal from Hamas who profusely thanked Sudan for its help in Gaza and promised to take revenge on Israel for bombing the Yarmouk arms factory (AC Vol 53 No 22 Target Khartoum)...


Ghannouchi unplugged

Liberal mistrust of Islamist leader Rachid Ghannouchi is mounting after his unguarded remarks about collaboration with hard-line Salafist groups were secretly videoed and distributed on the internet...


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