TITLE

Tunisia: The People's Revolution

AUTHOR(S)
Wadlow, René
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Peace Magazine;Apr/Jun2011, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the wave of the people's revolution has swept over Tunisia and pushed President Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali to exile in Saudi Arabia. The author states that the suicide protest of a college educated vendor Mohamed Bouazizi, and the police repression at his funeral has brought the Ben Ali government to an end. He states that the revolution was based on the will of the people for change and it has created a psychic wave that has spread throughout the Arab world.
ACCESSION #
60617129

 

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