North African Dispatches “Ben Ali, c’est fini!” – Ceasefire Magazine

Source: ceasefiremagazine.co.uk

In a new column, North African Dispatches, Imad Mesdoua casts a light on the case of Western Sahara, Africas last, forgotten colony. He traces the history of the region from Spanish colonialism to Moroccan occupation, and charts the tremendous obstacles in the path to freedom that the Saharawi people have faced over the past decades. Unless a just peace is found soon, Mesdoua argues, the repercussions...

This week’s round-up from North Africa describes how the Tunisian population’s unrelenting pressure throughout the country which saw the end to the Ben Ali system. Mohamed Bouazizi’s passing away, alongside the hundreds of other dead in the repression, Imad Mesdoua argues, will not have been in vain.

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Mabrur Ahmed

Imad would be good if you pasted in the full article here too :)

27 January 2011 delete
Imad Mesdoua

Hey Mate, I wish I could but I got lost just posting this so... :s still new to Restless Beings format!

I thought the link to the Ceasefire Magazine website was enough...

27 January 2011 delete