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Arab Spring - Arab World in Unrest

Following the self-immolation of a Tunisian street vendor on 17 December 2010 Tunisia saw a hitherto unknown wave of protest which led to the resignation of long-term President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali. These protests inspired similar revolts throughout the Arabic world. epa's professional team of photographers and editors provide reliable images of the recent political and social developments in the Arabic world.

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