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Tunisia gripped by uncertainty

Tuesday saw new demonstrations in Tunis and reports of protests elsewhere.

There have been protests at the inclusion of some members of the former government of President Ben Ali.

The Prime Minister Mohammed Ghannouchi defended those ministers, and emphasised that the main challenge is of economic stability, the political crisis has cost Tunisia an estimated 2 billion dollars.

Mike Wooldridge reports.

  • 18 Jan 2011
  • From the section Africa
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