Tunisian balloting – A double-edged sword

25.10.2011                      27.Tischrei. 5772

Analyse:

Tunisian balloting – A double-edged sword

Observers have praised the elections transparency and high turnout, but success of Islamist movement Ennahda leaves questions.

Parliamentary ballots closed Monday in Tunisia – the country’s first free elections and the first significant democratic exercise in this year’s “Arab Spring.”
Observers have praised the elections transparency and high turnout – remarkable in a country with little, to no, experience of democracy….