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Tunisian govt says 2 suicide bombers wound 5 police officers in Tunis

Mar. 6, 2020 7:41 AM EST
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisian govt says 2 suicide bombers wound 5 police officers in Tunis.
Tunisian designated Prime Minister Elyes Fakhfakh, right, delivers his speech at the parliament, Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020. Tunisia's parliament is expected to hold a confidence vote Wednesday on designated prime minister Elyes Fakhfakh's government. (AP Photo/Hassene Dridi)

Tunisia approves government after months of deadlock

Feb. 27, 2020 4:06 AM EST

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia has a new government at last, after four months of arguing among rival parties in the young North African democracy. After a 15-hour debate, the Tunisian parliament voted 129-77 with one abstention to approve the government of Prime Minister-designate Elyes Fakhfakh early...