Jump to navigation

Tunisia

Zine el Abidine Ben Ali

Date of Birth: 3 September 1936


Displaying 1-10 out of 76 results.

Could a cold war turn hot?

Many regions outside Tunis and richer 'Sahel' cities remain as marginalised as they were under Zine el Abidine Ben Ali who was removed in the 2011 revolution and indeed under founding president Habib Bourguiba...


Apathy to greet polling day

Analysts contend that this parliament will be even less influential than the toothless chamber under President Zine el Abidine Ben Ali...


Saïed ratchets up the autocracy

Saïed restructured the Instance supérieure indépendante pour les élections in May and opposition parties from the left and the hard right Parti destourien libre (PDL) led by former Zine el Abidine Ben Ali loyalist Abir Moussi have accused it of corruption...


Has the sun set on the Brothers?

In Tunisia President Zine el Abidine Ben Ali and his kleptocratic family fled to be replaced by an uneasy secular/Islamist coalition in which MB affiliate Ennahda (Renaissance) had a leading role...


Saïed channels Mussolini

The Muslim Brotherhood affiliate Ennahda dominated the decade after the fall of President Zine el Abidine Ben Ali but in successive governments it failed to revive the faltering economy or to create a stable polity...


Displaying 1-10 out of 76 results.