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Chaos Follows Funeral For Slain Leader In Tunisia

Fri, February 8, 2013 5:28pm

Story by Eleanor Beardsley

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Tens of thousands of supporters of Chokhri Belaid, a Tunisian opposition politician who was gunned down this week, jammed a cemetery for his funeral Friday in the capital, Tunis. Youths set fire to cars, and police responded with tear gas.

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