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Safa Ben Said

Middle East

Tunisia drug use grows amid economic stress

Thousands face social stigma over an addiction to Subutex, an opiate-replacement drug that helps heroin users get clean.

Politics

Tunisian security forces denied suffrage

Tunisians are divided on whether to lift a long-standing voting ban for members of the army, police and national guard.

Politics

Imam's arrest sparks debate in Tunisia

The arrest of Khamis El Mejri has led to a critique of government control over mosques and imams.