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  1. Four years on, who is woman that slapped Mohamed Bouazizi, paving way for the Arab Spring?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Al Bawaba

    Family members pray at the tomb of young Tunisian street vendor Mohamed Bouazizi who started the Arab Spring. Fayda Hamdy is a Tunisian policewoman who famously slapped street vendor Mohamed Bouazizi in December 2010.

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  2. How Ghanaian players fared abroadRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | GhanaWeb

    Black Stars winger Andre Ayew returned from injury to score for French Ligue 1 leaders Olympique as they won against Kwame Nsor's Metz on Sunday night. There was a brace for Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan on Friday while Prince Buaben highlighted his impressive form for Hearts of Midlothian by scoring in their win.

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  3. Tunisia closes Libya border before election amid ISIL fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Al Bawaba

    A supporter of Moncef Marzouki, the current Tunisian president who is defending his position in the upcoming presidential elections, holds up the national flag during a campaign rally on Nov. 19 In addition to securing the Tunisian presidential election three days before its scheduled date, Tunisian security agencies are trying to follow-up on the serious security development with the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria declaring the establishment of "Wilayat Tripoli" in Libya. This development prompted the Tunisian government to close its borders with Libya fearing that ISIS might target the elections after warning the country that it is not going to be isolated from what is happening in the region.

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  4. Al MitlawiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | TrekEarth

    Metlaoui is a town in the Gafsa governorate. In 2004, it had a population of 37,099, it's an important mining city and railway station of southern Tunisia between Sousse and Tozeur.

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  5. laryssa_chomiakRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Elation beamed from supporters of Tunisia's secular Nidaa Tunis party just hours after polls closed Oct. 26, marking Tunisia's second democratic elections after the Arab Spring. Nidaa Tunis is headed by the charismatic Beji Caid Essebsi and is an eclectic conglomerate of cadres from the regime of former president Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali, big business, left-wing intellectuals and unionists.

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  6. A.C Fokikos present Gambia's 'black diamond' Mamut SaineRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    Greek Football League side, an equivalent of the second tier, has presented new Gambian signing Mamut Saine, ahead of the 2014/15 season.

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  7. New Lake Appears During Tunisian DroughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Earthweek

    Hundreds of swimmers have rushed to a mysterious new lake discovered in mid-July by North African shepherds in Tunisia's arid Gafsa region.

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  8. A lake appears in Tunisia desertRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | Environmental News Network

    Tunisia offers other-worldly landscapes, fantastical and mysterious. Did you know that four of the Star Wars movies were partially filmed in the southern part of the country? .

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  9. Signs and wondersRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2014 | Within the crainium

    Local shepherds in the drought-stricken region of Gafsa in the African country of Tunisia recently stumbled upon an incredible and mysterious sight: a beautiful lake, which emerged out of nowhere.

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  10. Gafsa Beach appears in the middle of nowhere but could be radioactiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Shepherds stumbled across the lake in the middle of the desert three weeks ago and no one knows how it appeared.

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  11. Gafsa Beach update: Mystery Tunisia desert lake becomes tourist attractionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Shepherds stumbled across the lake in the middle of the desert three weeks ago and no one knows how it appeared.

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  12. Mysterious lake appears in drought-stricken TunisiaRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2014 | Fox News

    For residents of Tunisia desperate to beat the heat, we've got some really good news and some really bad news.

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  13. Mysterious Lake Suddenly Appears in Tunisian Desert, Baffles ResearchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | TechEBlog

    A mysterious lake that appeared suddenly in the Tunisian desert has baffled researchers in the drought-ridden country.

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  14. Gafsa Beach: Experts search for answers after lake suddenly appears in desertRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Tunisia has a new beach , and it is not exactly on the coast, but in the middle of a desert.

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  15. Gafsa Beach: Lake pops up in desert out of nowhere, shocks scientistsRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Tunisia has a new beach, and it is not exactly on the coast, but in the middle of a desert.

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  16. Gafsa Beach update: New fears of phosphate poisonings in Tunisia's mystery lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Shepherds stumbled across the lake in the middle of the desert three weeks ago and no one knows how it appeared.

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  17. I Love This PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | VoluntaryXchange

    So I went and looked. Yes, a lake appeared in the middle of the Sahara. But, of course, there's water underground, and geologists think a tremor opened up a crack that became a spring.

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  18. Gafsa Beach: Mysterious Lake Pops Up In DesertRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | WebProNews

    A mysterious lake has popped up in the middle of a desert in Gafsa, a drought-stricken region of southern Tunisia.

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  19. Mysterious oasis appears in Tunisian desert sparking joy among...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | Daily Mail

    No explanation yet given for its appearance but it is thought seismic activity caused groundwater to rise to the surface A mysterious blue lake has appeared in the parched Tunisian desert, creating a new swimming hole for hundreds of locals unconcerned about warnings the water could be contaminated or carcinogenic.

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  20. Ever wish for a swimming pool? This lake just showed up in the Tunisian desert three weeks agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | Al Bawaba

    No explanation has been given for the sudden appearance of "Gafsa Beach", which was discovered by shepherds three weeks ago.

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