Tag Archives | Ras Jedir

Libya-Tunisia Border Re-Opens

Libya Herald reports that the Ras Jedir border crossing between Libya and Tunisia is again open following talks between the authorities on both sides. Traffic is now reported to be flowing in both directions. But in a separate development, visitors from Tunisia will in future require visas as part of a wider clampdown on immigration. […]

Zeidan Orders Reopening of Tunisian Border

Libyan Prime Minister Ali Zeidan [Zidan] has ordered the Interior and Defence ministers to reopen and secure the border crossing with Tunisia at Ras Jedir, which has been closed to truck drivers for more than two weeks. The move follows a meeting with the Tunisian Prime minister, Hamadi Jebali, in Tripoli on Monday. Both sides […]