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Tarek Amara

Tarek Amara

    Tunisia: Police fire tear gas to disperse protesters
    Tunisia: Police fire tear gas to disperse protesters
    Police began firing after the arrival of thousands of opposition protesters who had been attending the funeral of the assassinated secular...
    Man dies in Tunisia after setting himself alight
    Man dies in Tunisia after setting himself alight
    Adel Kedhri (27) set himself on fire in the centre of Tunis on Tuesday and died in hospital on Wednesday.
    Tunisia's ruling party dissolves government after opposition leader's killing
    Tunisia's ruling party dissolves government after opposition leader's killing
    The prime minister's announcement late on Wednesday that an interim Cabinet of technocrats would replace his Islamist-led coalition came at...
    Islamist moderates ahead as Tunisia counts votes
    Islamist moderates ahead as Tunisia counts votes
    Moderate Islamists said on Monday their party appeared to be ahead in Tunisia's first free election since an uprising earlier this year that set...
    Huge turnout in Tunisia's Arab Spring election
    Huge turnout in Tunisia's Arab Spring election
    Tunisian voters poured into polling stations to vote on Sunday in their country's first free election, 10 months after a vegetable seller set fire...
    Tunisia police use teargas on Muslim protesters
    Tunisia police use teargas on Muslim protesters
    Police in Tunis have used teargas to disperse hundreds of Muslim protesters demonstrating against a niqab ban and the screening of a film that...
    Libya says Gaddafi stays, wounded relate siege hell
    Libya says Gaddafi stays, wounded relate siege hell
    Forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi are staging a "massacre" in the besieged city of Misrata, evacuees said on Monday, as Libya said it...
    Massacre in Misrata
    Massacre in Misrata
    Forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi are staging a "massacre" in the besieged city of Misrata, evacuees said on Monday, as Turkey said it...
    Two dead as Tunisian police fire on protesters
    Two dead as Tunisian police fire on protesters
    At least two people were killed and 17 others wounded in northern Tunisia on Saturday when police opened fire to quell a protest after a senior...
    Tunisia seeks arrest of ousted president
    Tunisia seeks arrest of ousted president
    Tunisia has asked Interpol to help find and arrest ousted president Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali and his family so they can be tried for theft and...
    Ministers quit Tunisia coalition govt
    Ministers quit Tunisia coalition govt
    Three opposition ministers quit Tunisia's new coalition government on Tuesday in protest at the presence of members of the party of ousted leader...
    Tunisia prime minister to announce new govt
    Tunisia prime minister to announce new govt
    Tunisia's prime minister promised to announce a new coalition government on Monday, hoping to maintain the momentum of political progress to ward...