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Tunisia

Tunisia

Tunisia

RESTRICTED

Capital
Tunis

Size
Slightly larger than Georgia.

Main Languages
Arabic, French

Time
At 6:00 a.m. U.S. Central Standard Time, it is 12:00 p.m. in Tunisia.

History
Tunisia was the home of the ancient city Carthage, a center for learning and trade. Many countries wanted to take over Tunisia because of its fertile soil and good coastline for shipping and trade. The country became independent from France in 1956.

 

Religion
Mostly Muslim.

Persecution
It is legal for Muslims to become Christians. But if they do decide to follow Jesus, they are not treated well by other Muslims.


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