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Near miss?

Nick Ericsson Nick Ericsson | 02:43 UK time, Tuesday, 2 August 2011

With pro-democracy protests spreading south to places like Malawi and Senegal, can some leaders in North Africa start to drop their guard a bit? In other words, has the wave begun to move on? Recent events in Egypt have shown this is unlikely, but It's probably a safe bet that the Algerian authorities are hoping so.

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