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This recent image from video shows Tunisian Femen activist Amina Tyler. TUNIS: A young Tunisian women's rights activist, who was arrested at the weekend while protesting against hardline Islamists, has been charged with possessing pepper spray, her lawyer said on Thursday.
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For the first time since the Arab Spring uprisings of 2011, relations between mainstream Islamists in government and radical Salafist Muslim activists have reached breaking point, sparking deadly clashes in two Tunisian cities.
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Back in March I reported deep concern for a young Tunisian Muslima who had disappeared after she posted topless photos of herself to protest the Shariah oppression and subjugation she suffered as a Muslim girl.
's religious center of Kairouan to prevent a conference by a radical Islamist movement that has been implicated in attacks around the country.
A diabetic, the Tunisian man complained of breathing problems since his return from Saudi Arabia.