TITLE

What Did the Arab Spring Accomplish?

AUTHOR(S)
Price, John
PUB. DATE
July 2014
SOURCE
International Policy Digest;Jul2014, Vol. 1 Issue 7, p102
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Arab Spring in North Africa began in Tunisia by the street vendor, Mohamed Bouazizi who had his fruit and vegetable cart confiscated by local authorities. It mentions that protests forced President, Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali to flee to Saudi Arabia. It mentions that his successor, Moncef Marzouki failed to unify the country, and under political pressure agreed to have new elections.
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108818162

 

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