Tunisia cancels all international flights


Tunisia cancels all international flights

A nationwide strike will halt international air travel for the day

According to eTurboNews, all international flights to and from Tunisia have be cancelled today, due to a scheduled nationwide general strike.

Tunisian Federation of Trade Unions, Tunisia’s largest labour organisation, called for a general strike to protest the killing of Muhammad al-Brahmi, a prominent opposition leader.

The representative of the aviation authority said the airport employees responded to the call for a strike.