World Lens — Week in Review: April 10

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  • 040912 global dominican republic attorney general Attorney General Radhames Jimenez
  • 010312 global youssou ndour
  • 040912 global tunisia protestors clash with police
  • 040912 global syria violence
  • 040912 global childdeaths malaria africa
  • 101711 global jamaican homicide police
  • 040612 global london police racism
  • 041012 global Malawi President Joyce Banda
  • 040612 global mali tuareg rebels
  • 040312 global Ngozi Okonjo Iweala

Police Use Force to Break Up Tunisia Protest

In the same nation where peaceful public demonstration ousted former President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, police in Tunisia fired tear gas at crowds gathered in defiance of a government ban on protests to commemorate Martyrs’ Day and to protest against the worsening economic situation and lack of employment in the country.

 (Photo: EPA/STR /LANDOV)

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