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The Arab Awakening and Middle East Unrest

Tunisians cast their votes at a polling station during Tunisia's presidential election in Sousse (REUTERS/Anis Mili).

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After the Elections: Tunisia’s Political Future

November 26, 2014, Kristine Anderson

Tunisian elections produced losses for the Islamist Ennahda party in parliament and a likely run-off between secular party candidate Beji Caid Essebsi and Moncef Marzouki, the interim president. Brookings convened a roundtable of experts to discuss the country’s political future and ways the United States could help consolidate Tunisia’s political, economic, and security stability.

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