Tunisians Rise Up Against Austerity Measures

Protests broke out in more than 10 towns against price and tax increases put in place by the government in an attempt to stabilize Tunisia's economic crisis. They turned violent in some places.

  • Tunisia:   Anti-Austerity Protests Turn Deadly

    Deutsche Welle, 9 January 2018

    Protests have broken out across Tunisia after anti-austerity measures came into effect on January 1. The country's main opposition party has said it will keep protests going until… Read more »

Anti-government protest in Tunisia (file photo).

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