Al Jarida is an electronic journal founded in 2011 by Noureddine Ben Ticha who is currently main advisor to the President. The editor-in-chief is working for the Presidency of the Government (Prime Minister Office) as a press officer. The newspaper was attacked by hackers in 2012. From April to June 2016 the site had on average 350 000 visitors.
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Noureddine Ben Ticha
Affiliated Interests Founder
He is advisor to the President and member of the political party Nidaa Tounes.
Houssem Ben Maklouf
Affiliated Interests Editor-In-Chief
Houssem Ben Maklouf has no official contract with Al Jarida but is paid for his work as an editor-in-chief. In parallel he works part-time for the Presidency of the Government as a press officer. He is a civil servant.
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Al Jarida (2016), Questionnaire, available upon request
H. Ben Makhlouf, interview, May 17, 2016
Registre de Commerce (2016), Le Journal