Press review 3 – 10th April
REGION BETWEEN SMUGGLING AND INSECURITY
In Tunisia, the new government took office on February 6 and is immediately confronted with social tensions in the south that recall that economic reforms are urgent. Developing disadvantaged areas is a major challenge for the government of Habib Essid , facing, beyond the socio -economic problems, the security risk. The visit to Paris President Beji Caid Essebsi on April 7th may speed up international aid to that country?
The Islamic State group released more than 200 Yazidis on Wednesday after holding them for eight months, the latest mass release of captives by the extremists targeted by US-led air strikes and an Iraqi ground offensive.
Saudi Arabia has revved up crude production to its highest rate on record, feeding unexpectedly strong demand from foreign refiners and increased capacity at home.
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called for action to prevent a massacre of Palestinian refugees in Syria’s Yarmouk camp, just after all Palestinian factions agreed with the Syrian government to use military force to expel Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) fighters from the embattled Palestinian refugee camp in Damascus.
They ruled or governed several countries and are simultaneously persecuted in many of them : How the Muslim Brotherhood do they manage power? What is the relationship they have in the Egyptian experience, that of Turkey or that of Yemen? Two anthologies , Egypt in revolutions, under the direction of Bernard Rougier and Stéphane Lacroix, and the Muslim Brotherhood and the power under that of Pierre Puchot are addressing these issues.