TITLE

Bye-Bye to Tunisia's Ben Ali

AUTHOR(S)
Dickey, Christopher
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);1/24/2011 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 157 Issue 4, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the fall of the regime of Tunisian President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali in 2011 after more than 23 years of ruthless power, which serves as a warning to several dictators.
ACCESSION #
58744937

 

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