Italy–Tunisia relations

Italy Tunisia Foreign relations of Tunisia
Italy-Tunisia relations
Map indicating locations of Italy and Tunisia



Italy–Tunisia relations are foreign relations between the Italian Republic and the Republic of Tunisia. Both countries established diplomatic relations in 1957. Italy has an embassy in Tunis and 3 honorary consulates (in Bizerte, Sfax and Sousse). Tunisia has an embassy in Rome, a general consulate in Palermo, 3 consulates (in Genoa, Milan and Naples) and 2 honorary consulates (in Bari and Novara).

Both countries are full members of the Union for the Mediterranean. There was an important Italian community living in Tunisia before independence. There is a Tunisian community in Italy; in the COVID-19 pandemic in Italy Tunisia was one of the few nations to send army doctors to Italy[1].

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