Agence France-Presse The Eiffel Tower will be closed indefinitely following the wave of deadly attacks in Paris, the iconic landmarks operator said on Saturday. The company decided to close the monument normally visited by up to 20,000 people a day after Fridays attacks which claimed at least 128 lives, a spokeswoman told AFP.
Tunisias Ghannouchi: Poverty is a root cause of terror
Tunis, Tunisia Rachid Ghannouchi, the head of the Islamist Ennahda Party, has said poverty and unemployment are the most important factors in explaining the appeal of terrorism to young people in his country. The veteran Ennahda leader said on Saturday that the lack of opportunity created fertile platforms for terrorism to grow, pointing out that