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Lawyers strike in Tunisia, support jobless protesters


Rapper Hamada Ben Amor, 22, better known in Tunisia as “The General,” was arrested at his parents’ home in Sfax at 5:30am, his brother Hamdi said.

He became famous after his song President, Your People Is Dead made it to the Internet, which is being used by thousands of youths for its possibilities to express dissent.

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