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Arab Spring articles on Democracy Chronicles
The revolutionary wave of demonstrations and protests in the Arab world following the banner of one man in Tunisia, began on 17 December 2010 with the Tunisian Revolution. Popular protests took place in many countries including Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, and Yemen.
Tunisia’s historic revolution sparked uprisings throughout the Arab world following the Arab Spring banner. While many of those uprisings have brought little else but violence, the real Arab revolution continues to be centered in Tunisia.
Violent Middle East politics rejected by Tunisia peaceful majority vote with real policy choices
Despite missing Islamist party, people target democracy in Tunisia’s first Presidential vote
President Compaore was forced to resign after attempting to change the constitution to run again in upcoming elections despite being in power for the past 27 years. This public mistake resulted in protest throughout the country in what has come to be known as the “Black Spring movement”.
As Arab Spring stalls elsewhere, the democracy movement’s birthplace Tunisia elects first parliament with big turnout
In most moderate part of Arab world where Arab Spring was born, Tunisia’s first Parliamentary vote ever held on Sunday
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Persistent violence continues to destabilize nationwide despite local vote in Libya’s Tripoli
Anniversary marking 3 years of Bahrain protest marked by street action and police brutality