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Tunisian Prime Minister Hamadi Jebali resigns

20 February 2013 Last updated at 07:22 GMT

Tunisian Prime Minister Hamadi Jebali has announced his resignation following the failure of his efforts to form a coalition government.

The country was thrown into political crisis by the assassination of opposition leader Chokri Belaid two weeks ago, sparking mass protests and new fears for the fragile economy.

Lucas De Jong reports.