Ben Ali facing abuse-of-power charges in fresh trial
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A Tunisian court opened two more trials of ousted president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali Thursday, this time charging him with abuse of power. The deposed leader, who is in exile in Saudi Arabia, has already been convicted of other crimes in absentia.
AP - A Tunisian court has opened trial in two new cases targeting the country’s ousted president over alleged corruption in lucrative land deals.
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