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Tunisia

Kaïs Saïed

Date of Birth: 22 February 1958
Place of Birth: Tunis


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Heart of the migration storm

During a recent phone call with President Kaïs Saïed Meloni pledged to support Tunisia economically and on migration (AC Vol 64 No 13 Brussels deal rescues Saïed)...


Bang to rights

Confusion abounds about the legal basis for the 'cash for migrant control' agreement between the European Commission and President Kaïs Saïed (AC Vol 64 No 15 Saïed wins €1 billion windfall in EU migration deal)...


Saïed wins €1 billion windfall in EU migration deal 

The European Union signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Tunis on 16 July promising around €1 billion to the beleaguered economy while handing a de facto political lifeline to President Kaïs Saïed...

This triggered an anti-migrant riot in popular parts of Sfax in what looked to many like a repeat of the wave of racist violence that followed President Kaïs Saïed's 21 February speech in which he accused incomers of wanting to 'change the demographic make-up' of Tunisia and turn it into 'just another African country that doesn't belong to the Arab and Islamic nations any more'...


Brussels deal rescues Saïed

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen – flanked by Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte and his counterpart Giorgia Meloni of Italy – swept up the steps of the Palace of Carthage on 11 June with €150 million in immediate budget support to President Kaïs Saïed – and a promise of a further €900m...

Brussels is putting the strength of the EU's borders ahead of the concerns it also expresses for human rights analysts say (Dispatches 13/6/23 Brussels rescues Kaïs Saïed with cash for migration control deal)...


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