The road to democracy in Tunisia has turned out to be “more complex” than originally anticipated, the country’s president has told the European Parliament.

Speaking in Strasbourg on 6 February, Moncef Marzouki, told MEPs that the success of democracy in Tunisia depends on whether or not people “turn to wisdom or folly”.

He said that many risks still threaten stability, not just in Tunisia, but also in other countries affected by the Arab Spring; problems ...

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