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  • Tunisia PM quits after failing to form new government February 20, 2013

    Tunis: Tunisian Prime Minister Hamadi Jebali resigned on Tuesday after failing to replace a government pulled apart by acrimony between his Islamist allies and their secular opponents. Jebali had threatened to quit if his plan for a nonpartisan cabinet of technocrats to lead the north African country into early elections...
  • Tunisian Islamists confirmed election winners October 28, 2011

    Tunis: Tunisian election officials on Thursday confirmed the Islamist Ennahda party as winner of the North African country's election, setting it up to form the first Islamistled government in the wake of the Arab Spring uprisings. Ennahda has tried to reassure secularists and investors, nervous about the prospect of Islamist rule...