2012-03-15 13:08:58Benghazi's Declaration for Semi-Autonomy Comes As No Surprise[ISS]
After having initiated the uprising that eventually ousted Muammar Gaddafi last September, on March 6th, authorities in Benghazi, through their leader,Ahmed Zubair Senussi, declared the semi-autonomy of their Cyrenaica eastern region, from the Tripolitana. Senussi is a relative of the ousted King Senussi.
Sunday, 11-23-14, 16:44American Students Witness Democracy in Tunisia Up Close[World Learning]Few can forget the images of young people flooding the streets of Tunis to protest a corrupt government during what would become the dawn of the Arab Spring. Nearly four years later a group of American youth are witnessing the birth of a new democratic nation, not on their TV screens miles away, but from those very streets.