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Tunisia begins second day of strikes after Belaid assassination

the ruling Ennahdha party for the killing of Belaid, a move reminiscent of the dark days of ousted dictator Zine El Abidine Ben Ali .  On Thursday, Tunisian prime minister and leader of the Ennahdha party ... and technocrats. However, he faced a mutiny from his own party and the group announced that they would ...

08/02/2013 - 05:01 - comment 0

After over 20 years in exile: Islamist leader back in Tunisia

lifting media controls, releasing political prisoners and registering banned parties. According ... to be approved by the country's parliament. Some 1000 members of Ghannouchi's Ennahdha ... and registering banned parties. ...

26/03/2012 - 12:06 - comment 0

Prominent Tunisia opposition leader assassinated

a leftist and general secretary of the Democratic Patriotic Party , was assassinated by a man said ... to the government. He was a chief critic of the moderate Islamist Ennahda party , which leads the coalition government, along with two secular parties. Ennahda has drawn the ire of opponents for entertaining Salafist ...

06/02/2013 - 12:17 - comment 0

Tunisia PM promises to quit if he can't halt the crisis

the leader of the ruling Ennahdha party, faced a mutiny from within the group and was unable to push through ... ex-dictator, Ben Ali, in 2011. However, supporters of the Ennahda party also rallied following the funeral, ... © 2013 Al Bawaba ( (prime minister hamadi jebali party ...

10/02/2013 - 06:26 - comment 0

From FEMEN to Salafism: behind Tunisia's chaos

assembly—but in the end was forced upon the nation by the ruling Ennahdha party. This is but one example ...

19/06/2013 - 10:14 - comment 0

Remembering Tunisia 2012: The Jasmine Pioneer One Year Later

of three political parties: Ennahdha - an Islamist wing, often compared to the Muslim Brotherhood; with leftist ... members who represent a multitude of political parties and independents what reflects dynamism ...

Slideshow - 17/01/2012 - 09:58 - comment 0