Latest update: 06/12/2011
Tunisia mining controversy: violent protests erupt in Gafsa region
Tunisia's new government races to meet the people’s expectations for change for the better. In the mining region of Gafsa, anger over recruitment methods spills over into violence. Meanwhile, in Morocco, the online press pushes the boundaries of freedom of expression. Finally, legends of Algerian football search for answers as to why so many have fathered children with disabilities. Some are convinced they were given dangerous drugs at training camps.