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Tunisians take to streets over corruption amnesty

Hundreds of Tunisians have marched through the streets of the capital Tunis to protest against a proposal to grant amnesty to those accused of corruption.

The new government hopes the plan will help economic recovery by clearing longstanding cases against businessman and civil servants.

However, critics say it is an attempt to whitewash crimes committed in the past.

Bill Hayton reports.

  • 13 Sep 2015
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