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By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 10th, 2012
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By Hamdi Ismail Abdullahi 1. Why Privacy Now? There is mounting awareness as well as resentment of the routine practice of information about individuals as they act and carry out in the normal course of their commercial and public lives. The significance of this information for privacy has emerged re...
By benim
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Sep 1st, 2011
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Berlin – The online whistleblower platform WikiLeaks said on Thursday that hundreds of thousands of secret, unfiltered US diplomatic cables are now available online in a security breach it blamed on Britain’s Guardian newspaper. In a turnaround, the organisation that has been criticised f...
By benim
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Mar 5th, 2011
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Saudi Arabia warned potential protesters on Saturday that a ban on marches would be enforced, signalling the small protests by the Shi’ite minority in the oil-producing east would no longer be tolerated. “The kingdom’s regulations totally ban all sorts of demonstrations, marches, sit-ins,” the interi...
By benim
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Jan 26th, 2011
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Tunis – Tunisian Justice Minister Lazhar Karoui Chebbi said on Wednesday 71 prisoners died during riots before and after the fall of president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, including 48 killed in a fire. “The number of prisoners killed during recent events is 71,” the minister told repor...
By benim
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Jan 23rd, 2011
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Hundreds of Tunisians defied a night-time curfew and camped out in front of Prime Minister Mohammed Ghannouchi’s office Sunday in a bid to force the government to resign following president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali’s ouster. Protesters said the revolt against Ben Ali has not gone far enoug...
By benim
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Jan 21st, 2011
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The prime minister of the caretaker government, Mohammed Ghannouchi, said that the next elections will be “the first truly free elections in post- independent Tunisia” in an interview broadcast on Tunisian national television on Friday. Ghannouchi pledged that he will not run for the pres...
By benim
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Jan 21st, 2011
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Tunisia has arrested Imed Trabelsi, a nephew of ousted president Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali’s wife, and will track down other wanted family members abroad, Interior Minister Ahmed Friia said on Friday. “Regarding our ability to track down those relatives of the ex-president and his wife who ...
By benim
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Jan 21st, 2011
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Tunisians have begun a three-day period of national mourning for those who died during the month-long uprising that overthrew longtime ruler Zine El Abidine Ben Ali. The mourning, which began on Friday, is meant to honour the dozens of people who died during widespread protests and confrontations wit...
By benim
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Jan 20th, 2011
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Economic activity in Tunisia has been hit by recent political turmoil but it is hard to know exactly by how much without a proper assessment, an IMF spokesman said on Thursday. Tunisia’s 23-year ruler Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali was ousted during a wave of protests over poverty, unemployment and re...