Tunisia’s proposed drug law spurs debate

As Tunisia grapples with prolonged economic stagnation and a 30 percent youth unemployment rate, officials have warned that drug use is on the rise – and so is the country's prison population. A draft law has proposed the abolition of prison term [Read story...]

UK bans electronics on some flights from Mideast

The United Kingdom has followed the United States in preventing passengers on flights from some countries in the Middle East and Africa from carrying devices such as laptops and tablets in the cabin. The restrictions affect 14 airlines, six of which [Read story...]