29 November 2012

Tunisia: LTDH Calls Authorities to Show Restraint Against Peaceful Protests in Siliana

Photo: La Presse
Protesters in Siliana.

Tunis — The Tunisian Human Rights League (LTDH) warned, on Wednesday, the security authorities against the consequences of the excessive use of force against protesters in Siliana, laying emphasis on the right of citizens and social and political players to protest peacefully. "Protesters' repression could only exacerbate tension and violence," LTDH estimated in a communiqué.

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