Reaction and Analysis: Tunisian Opposition Leader Killed

AlJazeera English
AlJazeera English
Publication Date:
6 February 2013
Tunisia, Governance, Arms and Military Affairs, Legal and Judicial Affairs

A leading Tunisian opposition figure, Shokri Belaid, leader of the left-leaning opposition Democratic Patriots party, has been shot as he was leaving his home. He was transported to a hospital in the suburbs of Tunis where he died of his wounds, his bother confirmed.


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