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Tunisia parliament approves controversial amnesty for Ben Ali-era corruption

Published on: Wed, 13 Sep 2017 19:45:39 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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TUNIS (Reuters) - Tunisia's parliament on Wednesday approved a controversial law granting amnesty to officials accused of corruption during the rule of autocrat Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali, triggering angry protests from the opposition and activists outside.

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