Members of the independent higher authority for elections count votes one day after the parliamentary elections in Tunis, Tunisia on Sunday. Photo: AP
Members of the independent higher authority for elections count votes one day after the parliamentary elections in Tunis, Tunisia on Sunday. Photo: AP
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Tunisia uncertainty after election snub, calls for President Kais Saied to quit

  • Tunisian opposition figures call for president’s resignation after disastrous parliamentary elections where 8.8 per cent of voters cast ballots
  • Mass voter disavowal was a dramatic development for the country that was the birthplace of the Arab Spring uprisings

Members of the independent higher authority for elections count votes one day after the parliamentary elections in Tunis, Tunisia on Sunday. Photo: AP
Members of the independent higher authority for elections count votes one day after the parliamentary elections in Tunis, Tunisia on Sunday. Photo: AP
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