A civilised revolution

Asfour, Lana
February 2011
New Statesman;2/7/2011, Vol. 140 Issue 5039, p27
The article presents a report from Tunisia, the country where demonstrations and civil unrest began and spread to other Middle Eastern nations in early 2011. A number of topics are addressed including the removal from office of Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali as president of Tunisia, the actions of Rachid Ammar, the chief of staff of Tunisia's army, and Tunisian dislike of religious conservatism.


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