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In Tunisian protest square, barriers reflect deeper divide

TUNIS (Reuters) - The red Tunisian flags they wave are the same, but the divide between opposition and pro-government protesters in the capital's main square is much wider than the 150-metre gap between barriers put there to separate them.Full story

Jihadis threaten Tunisia's Arab Spring transition

Assassins mounted on Vespas gun down two secular politicians. Roadside bombs cripple soldiers in the mountains. An ambush this week leaves eight soldiers dead — five with slit throats. Full story

Tunisian minister resigns, pressure on government grows

TUNIS (Reuters) - Tunisian Education Minister Salem Labyedh has resigned, the prime minister's spokesman said on Wednesday, as pressure mounted on the Islamist-led government to step down. Full story

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Union, rather than army, may be Tunisia opposition's decisive ally

Tunisia's ruling party says open to creating new government

Tunisia interior minister says ready to resign

Gunmen kill eight Tunisian troops as political tensions rise

Militants kill 8 Tunisian troops near Algeria border

Tunisia announces three days of mourning for slain soldiers: TV

Party in Tunisia's ruling coalition calls to dissolve government

Tunisian opposition may set up rival 'salvation government'

Secular politician Brahmi was killed with same gun and killer as Belaid

All flights to and from Tunisia cancelled on Friday

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  Topless protesters get taken down in Brussels

Topless activists from the group Femen shouted at Tunisia’s prime minister over the jailing of fellow feminist activists in Tunisia. NBCNews.com’s Dara Brown reports.

  Violence erupts at Tunisian leader’s funeral

Police and mourners clashed at the funeral of secular opposition leader Chokri Belaid, whose assassination has plunged Tunisia deeper into political crisis. NBCNews.com’s Alex Witt reports.

  Investing in Tunisia: Onward From the Arab Spring

CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera discusses Hillary Clinton's canceled trip to Tunisia, and whether the country is ripe for investment following the Arab Spring.

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People hold a large Tunisian flag during a ceremony in tribute to soldiers who were killed in a recent ambush, at Kasbah Square in Tunis July 30, 2013. Gunmen killed at least eight Tunisian soldiers on Monday, staging the biggest attack on the security forces in decades as political tensions rose be

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People light candles during a ceremony in tribute to soldiers who were killed in a recent ambush, at Kasbah Square in Tunis

People light candles during a ceremony in tribute to soldiers who were killed in a recent ambush, at Kasbah Square in Tunis July 30, 2013. Gunmen killed at least eight Tunisian soldiers on Monday, staging the biggest attack on the security forces in decades as political tensions rose between support

A demonstrator holds up a lighted flare during a protest to demand the ouster of the Islamist-dominated government, in Tunis
A demonstrator holds up a lighted flare during a protest to demand the ouster of the Islamist-dominated government, in Tunis

A demonstrator holds up a lighted flare during a protest to demand the ouster of the Islamist-dominated government, outside the Constituent Assembly headquarters in Tunis July 30, 2013. Picture taken July 30, 2013. REUTERS/Anis Mili (TUNISIA - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)

People gather during a protest to demand the ouster of the Islamist-dominated government, in Tunis
People gather during a protest to demand the ouster of the Islamist-dominated government, in Tunis

People gather during a protest to demand the ouster of the Islamist-dominated government, outside the Constituent Assembly headquarters in Tunis July 30, 2013. Picture taken July 30, 2013. REUTERS/Anis Mili (TUNISIA - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)