Friday, February 8, 2013

Chaos in Tunisia tarnishes a revolution's success story....There was a Success story?

A day after the assassination of a secular party leader, Tunisia’s political crisis turned critical as the ruling Islamist party rejected the prime minister’s call to dissolve the government and hold early elections.

On Thursday, the ruling party, Ennahda, demanded that the government coalition remain intact, exposing a wide rift between the moderate prime minister, Hamadi Jebali, and the more conservative co-founder and intellectual leader of the party, Rachid Ghannouchi.