Political puppet show tugs Tunisia in two

Satirical television puppet show divides national opinion with fierce debate over free speech.

    A dispute over a television puppet show in Tunisia has turned into a battle for free speech.

    The nation's political heavyweights have been the subject of a satire that has sparked a disconnect between the state and the media.

    Al Jazeera’s Khadija Magardie reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    'We scoured for days without sleeping, just clothes on our backs'

    'We scoured for days without sleeping, just clothes on our backs'

    The Philippines’ Typhoon Haiyan was the strongest storm ever to make landfall. Five years on, we revisit this story.

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn't killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    Unification: Saladin and the Fall of Jerusalem

    Unification: Saladin and the Fall of Jerusalem

    We explore how Salah Ed-Din unified the Muslim states and recaptured the holy city of Jerusalem from the crusaders.