PBS NewsHour

Understanding Tunisia's crisis of democracy

Clip: 07/26/2021 | 5m 58s | Video has closed captioning.

Tunisia’s President Kais Saied on Monday suspended parliament indefinitely and fired the country’s defense minister — one day after he unilaterally fired the prime minister. Nick Schifrin reports on moves that critics call a coup — one decade after the Arab Spring — with Sarah Yerkes of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.

Aired: 07/26/21

Rating: NR

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