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2015 Nobel Prizes

Tunisian union leader Houcine Abassi, part of Nobel peace-prize winning group, says he's overwhelmed by news, adds, 'It's a prize that crowns more than 2 years of efforts deployed by the quartet when the country was in danger on all fronts' - @AP

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2015 Nobel Prizes

More: Nobel jury cites peace-prize winning group for 'its decisive contribution to the building of a pluralistic democracy in Tunisia in the wake of the Jasmine Revolution of 2011' - @AP

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The National Dialogue Quartet in Tunisia wins Nobel Peace Prize - @AP

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Egyptian crisis (2011-2014)

Probe launched in Europe and North America to seize vast assets of deposed leaders Mubarak and Ben Ali - AFP

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Tunisia protests, 2010-2011

Tunisian prosecutors seek harsh sentences for Ben Ali cohorts in corruption trial - France24

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Tunisia's ex-President Ben Ali sentenced in absentia to more than 15 years in prison in drug, arms case

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Tunisia protests, 2010-2011

#US says #Tunisia has taken "a big step forward" in holding a trial that sentenced Ben Ali and his wife to 35 years in jail

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Tunisia protests, 2010-2011

More: Tunisian judge also rules that ex-leader Ben Ali, wife also must pay fine of $65.6m - Al Jazeera

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Tunisia protests, 2010-2011

The ousted Tunisian leader and his wife are sentenced in absentia to 35 years in prison

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Trial of former Tunisian President Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali to begin June 20 - BBC

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Tunisia protests, 2010-2011

Al Jazeera: Tunisian Ministry of Justice: Qatar freezes accounts and assets of former President Ben Ali and his family. #SidiBouzid

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Tunisia protests, 2010-2011

Qatar freezes assets linked to deposed Tunisian President Ben Ali, Tunisian ministry says - Reuters

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Tunisia protests, 2010-2011

Hundreds of Islamists protest secular laws in Tunisia, sparking clashes with police - AP

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Tunisia protests, 2010-2011

US Sec. of State Clinton arrives in Tunisia, two months after protests led to a new government - Al Jazeera

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Tunisia protests, 2010-2011

2 killed in new Tunisian violence - AP

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Tunisia protests, 2010-2011

Tunisian court dissolves the party of ousted President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali - AP

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Tunisia protests, 2010-2011

Tunisia's interim government dissolves secretive police force blamed for repression under ousted president - BBC

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Tunisia protests, 2010-2011

Tunisia's interim president appointed a new government Monday, the third since the overthrow of Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali

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Tunisia protests, 2010-2011

2 U.S. C-130 planes en route from Germany's Ramstein Air Base to Tunisia; will deliver aid, then repatriate Egyptian refugees - NBC News

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Tunisia interim president calls July 24 election for representative council to rewrite constitution - Al Arabiya

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