Tunisia: Renewed Clashes Between Protesters and Security Forces in Siliana

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Protesters in Siliana.

Siliana — Clashes resumed, on Wednesday morning, between thousands of protesters coming from various delegations of the Siliana governorate, and security forces who made use of tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse protesters, TAP news agency correspondent in the region reported.

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