Episode #108: Death of a Tunisian President (feat. Fadil Aliriza)

Author: Phil & Cooper

by Phil & Cooper Friday, Aug. 9, 2019

Back from a summer break, Phil and Cooper discuss the recent news out of North Africa: the Tunisian president, Beji Caid Essebsi, died at age 92. There was a huge outpouring of support for Essebsi’s rule, both from Tunisians and the international community - but does this really reflect his legacy? Where did Essebsi get his start, and what comes next for Tunisia? Fadil Aliriza, a journalist based in Tunis and editor-in-chief of mesh-kal.com, joins the podcast to talk about these recent events and more.

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Music: Nermine Sfar & Ali Sabri Belaid - “Twarri Nwarri” (YouTube)

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