Protesters amid tear gas
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Tensions high in Tunisia protests over unity government

Tunisian security forces forces have fired tear gas to try to disperse protesters in Tunis who are demonstrating against the old regime holding ranks within the newly formed unity government.

Protesters want the RCD (Constitutional Democratic Rally) disbanded, and say no members should retain power.

The BBC's Lyse Doucet reports from the streets of Tunis.

  • 19 Jan 2011
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