TUNISIA

Tunisia: Election Time In The Arab Spring’s Sole Survivor

Regime change in Tunisia set off a series of revolutions across the Middle East in 2011. The achievements of these protest movements have largely been reversed elsewhere, but parliamentary elections held in Tunisia over the weekend could perpetuate the Arab Spring’s only success story.

When Muhammad Bouazizi set himself alight in the Tunisian town of Sidi Bouzid in December 2010, he ignited the pent-up...