Unrest in Tunis
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Tunisia protests: Violence returns to streets of Tunis

Three people have been killed in clashes between hundreds of demonstrators and security forces in the Tunisian capital, authorities say.

Police used tear gas, batons and live ammunition to disperse demonstrators outside the interior ministry.

The BBC's Paul Moss has been observing events in Tunis and described the situation as "very serious indeed".

  • 26 Feb 2011
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