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Riots engulf Maghreb

A few weeks ago Mahomed Bouazizi, a 26 year-old unemployed Tunisian graduate, set himself on fire. The Tunisian police had confiscated the fruits and vegetables he was apparently selling on the streets without a proper permit. His subsequent death and burial shocked the Tunisian student community, which raised up in revolt against the lack of… » read more

Posted by Florian Pantazi