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Tunisia's main parties refuse new government led by moderate Islamists

Reuters Thursday, 7 November 2019
Tunisia's main parties rejected a proposal on Thursday by the moderate Islamist party Ennahda to name a prime minister from its own ranks following its victory in last month's parliamentary elections.
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