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Tunisia: The state of exception extended “until further notice

The Tunisian head of state, Kaïs Saïed, had decreed the suspension of Parliament on July 25 for one month. On August 24, through a communiqué from the Presidency of the Republic, he announced the extension of the state of exception. The text specifies that the "exceptional measures" taken on July...
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Tunisia Kaïs Saïed plebiscited by the youth

Elected to 72% of the vote, the new Tunisian head of state, Kaïs Saïed was chosen by more than 90% of the young people who massively went to the polls to vote on October 13th. A second round that shows a revival of participation with nearly 50% of voters....