Japan strikes twice in second half against Tunisia

Mar 27, 2015

Japan strikes twice in second half against Tunisia

Shinji Okazaki and Keisuke Honda struck in the second half to give Japan coach Vahid Halilhodzic a 2-0 win over Tunisia in his debut on Friday. Shinji Kagawa featured in both goals as Japan took its first step under the Bosnian, whose men will ...

Tunisia's Bardo museum in symbolic reopening after attacks

Mar 25, 2015

Tunisia's Bardo museum in symbolic reopening after attacks

Tunisia’s Bardo museum held a ceremonial reopening on Tuesday a week after gunmen claiming alliance with Islamic State killed 20 foreign tourists in an attack aimed at destroying the country’s tourism industry. On March 18, at least two attackers opened fire on tourists from ...

In Tunisia's tourist heartland, the anxious wait after attack

Mar 24, 2015

In Tunisia's tourist heartland, the anxious wait after attack

The European visitors strolling Tunisia’s Hammamet resort are an encouraging sign for a government determined to minimize the fallout of last week’s shooting of 20 tourists in the nearby capital. But there is anxiety about the future in the five-star hotels, trinket shops and ...

Bodies of Japanese slain in Tunisia to return Tuesday

Mar 23, 2015

Bodies of Japanese slain in Tunisia to return Tuesday

The bodies of three Japanese tourists killed in a terrorist attack in Tunisia last week were scheduled to return to Japan by air late Tuesday afternoon, a source close to the matter said Monday. The bodies of Machiyo Narusawa, 66, of Arakawa Ward, Tokyo, ...

Mar 23, 2015

Tunisian president says third suspect in museum attack on the run

Tunisia’s President Beji Caid Essebsi said on Sunday that a third gunman involved in an attack that killed 23 people, mostly foreign tourists, at a Tunis museum last week was on the run. The shootings at the museum inside Tunisia’s parliament compound was one ...