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 (so͞os) also Su·sah or Su·sa (so͞o′sə, -zə)
A city of northeast Tunisia on an inlet of the Mediterranean Sea. Founded in ancient times by the Phoenicians, it was an important city under the Romans and Carthaginians and later under the Arabs (9th-11th centuries) and the French (19th-20th centuries).
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(Placename) a port in E Tunisia, on the Mediterranean: founded by the Phoenicians in the 9th century bc. Pop: 191 000 (2005 est). Ancient name: Hadrumetum
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Noun1.Sousse - a port city in eastern Tunisia on the MediterraneanSousse - a port city in eastern Tunisia on the Mediterranean
Republic of Tunisia, Tunisia - a republic in northwestern Africa on the Mediterranean coast; achieved independence from France in 1956; "southern Tunisia is mostly desert"
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(TAP) -- The Vocational Training and Employment Ministry mobilised some 75 million dinars as part of this year's budget to fund access to further training and career development, Vocational Training and Employment Minister Saida Ounissi affirmed on Wednesday in Sousse
The Sousse Mall, named Shopping Resort, major commercial and touristic work for the tourist areas of Hammamet and El Kantaoui in Sousse, by Ben Salem and Chaibi groups, is expected to open in early September 2019, probably around the 5th according to sources on construction site.
Islamic terrorist Seifeddine Yacoubi slaughtered innocent holidaymakers in the beach resort of Sousse last June, killing 38 people, including 30 Brits, in a lone wolf attack.
They claim promotional material for the firm's holidays at the resort of Sousse failed to mention the Foreign Office alerts, which included warnings of "indiscriminate attacks".
There is "strong" evidence of a connection between the killings in Sousse in June and a shooting at the National Bardo Museum outside the capital Tunis three months earlier, Scotland Yard said.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Twelve suspects have been arrested in connection with Friday's deadly attack in the Tunisian resort of Sousse, an official said.
At least 27 people have been killed in an attack on a tourist hotel in the Tunisian beach resort of Sousse, an interior ministry spokesman said on Friday.
Dusit International has signed a new Dusit Thani Samara Beach resort, located within the historic city of Sousse, the third largest city in Tunisia.
Dusit International has signed on to open a new resort, the Dusit Thani Samara Sousse, located within the historic city of Sousse, the third largest city in Tunisia.
Quoting the Tunisian interior ministry, TAP said Slah Ben Ali was arrested Sunday evening in the city of Sousse, which lies south of the capital Tunis.