Sunday, 9 January 2011

Frontline Tunisia

Reuters/New York Times: Deadly Clashes With Police in Tunisia.

EA WorldView: Tunisia Latest: At Least 9 Dead in Saturday Clashes.

AP/Al-Masry Al-Youm: Union officials say 11 dead in Tunisia rioting.

BBC News: Fourteen killed in Tunisia unemployment protests.

Amira Al Hussaini reporting tweets and videos at Global Voices, Tunisia: “Please tell the world Kasserine is dying!”

Mona Eltahawy writes, Tunisia: The uprising has a hashtag.

Jillian York compares the Obama administration’s response to Tunisia and its 2009 response to protests in Iran, and writes about her friend Slim Amamou, Tunisian blogger and activist, arrested this week.

More on the arrest of Slim Amamou at

Reporters Without Borders: Wave of arrests of bloggers and activists.

A Tunisian Girl: Free Slim and Aziz.

Tunisia protests timeline from Al Jazeera.

Related, from last July, a post by Nasser Weddady: Digiactivism Alive in Mideast.

Some Twitter links: #sidibouzid, @weddady, @monaeltahawy.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

some more links: