Tunisians vote in landmark poll
Nearly 70% of voters have turned out to cast their ballot in Tunisia's election, the first free poll of the Arab Spring, officials say.
Tunisians are electing a 217-seat assembly that will draft a constitution and appoint an interim government.
Former President Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali was overthrown nine months ago after mass demonstrations.
The BBC's Allan Little reports from the capital, Tunis.
23 Oct 2011
- From the section Africa