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Unrest Persists in Tunisia After President's Ouster

Tunisia continues to deal with deadly protests after the country's government was overthrown.

Tunisia Protest 1

Jan. 26: Wounded protestors are evacuated after clashes in Tunis. The clashes broke out in front of the prime minister's office as the caretaker government prepared to announce adjustments to its lineup. Hundreds of protesters in the capital are pressuring the interim government to get rid of allies of ousted President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali.

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Tunisia Protest 2

Jan. 26: Wounded protestors are evacuated after clashes in Tunis. The clashes broke out in front of the prime minister's office as the caretaker government prepared to announce adjustments to its lineup. Hundreds of protesters in the capital are pressuring the interim government to get rid of allies of ousted President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali.

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Jan. 26: Wounded protestors are evacuated after clashes in Tunis. The clashes broke out in front of the prime minister's office as the caretaker government prepared to announce adjustments to its lineup. Hundreds of protesters in the capital are pressuring the interim government to get rid of allies of ousted President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali.

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Tunisia 4

Jan. 26: Wounded protestors are evacuated after clashes in Tunis. The clashes broke out in front of the prime minister's office as the caretaker government prepared to announce adjustments to its lineup. Hundreds of protesters in the capital are pressuring the interim government to get rid of allies of ousted President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali.

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Tunisia 5

Jan. 26: Wounded protestors are evacuated after clashes in Tunis. The clashes broke out in front of the prime minister's office as the caretaker government prepared to announce adjustments to its lineup. Hundreds of protesters in the capital are pressuring the interim government to get rid of allies of ousted President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali.

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Tunisia Unrest

Jan. 16, 2011: Soldiers take position as gunfire echoes through the capital in the center of Tunis.

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Tunisia Unrest

Jan. 16, 2011: Palestinians hold Tunisian and Palestinian flags and a portrait of deposed Tunisian President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali during a march in solidarity with Tunisia in Gaza City.

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Tunisia Unrest

Jan. 16, 2011: A torn banner of former Tunisian President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali is seen in the center of Tunis.

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Tunisia Unrest

Jan. 16, 2011: Tunisians wait outside a bakery to buy bread in Tunis.

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Tunisia Unrest Security

Jan. 16, 2011: Soldiers stand guard next to their tank in the center of Tunis.

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Tunisia Unrest Security

Jan. 16, 2011: A man speaks to soldiers as they guard the center of Tunis.

Tunisia Unrest Security

Jan. 16, 2011: A tank guards the center of Tunis.

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A Tunisian riot police officer fires a tear gas canister

A Tunisian riot police officer fires a tear gas canister during riots in Tunis, Friday, Jan. 14, 2011. Tunisia's president declared a state of emergency and announced that he would fire his government as violent protests escalated Friday, with gunfire echoing in the North African country's usually calm capital and police lobbing tear gas at protesters.

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Plain clothed police and riot police officers clash

Plain clothed police and riot police officers clash with demonstrators in Tunis, Friday, Jan. 14, 2011. Tunisia's president declared a state of emergency and announced that he would fire his government as violent protests escalated Friday, with gunfire echoing in the North African country's usually calm capital and police lobbing tear gas at protesters.

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Riot police officers detain a protestor

Riot police officers detain a protestor during clashes in Tunis.

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Demontrators throw rocks towards police

Demontrators throw rocks towards police during clashes in Tunis, Friday, Jan. 14, 2011. 

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Demonstrators throw stones at police during clashes

Demonstrators throw stones at police during clashes in Tunis, Friday, Jan. 14, 2011.

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Protesters chant slogans against President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali

Protesters chant slogans against President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali in Tunis.

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An armored vehicle patrols a street in Tunis during clashes

An armored vehicle patrols a street in Tunis during clashes.

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A protester with a Tunisian flag shouts slogans

A protester with a Tunisian flag shouts slogans against President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali.

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A demonstrators faces police during clashes

A demonstrators faces police during clashes in Tunis, Friday, Jan. 14, 2011.

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A column of smoke rises from buildings during clashes

A column of smoke rises from buildings during clashes between protesters and police in Tunis.

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Tunisian youths throw stones at police forces

Tunisian youths throw stones at police forces during riots in Tunis.

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Unrest Persists in Tunisia After President's Ouster

Tunisia continues to deal with deadly protests after the country's government was overthrown.

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