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Tunisia: Remembering Sadok Hichri
Civil society paid tribute on 20 June to Sadok Hichri, one of the leaders of the Baath Arab Nationalist Party, who died 36 years ago. But in Bouarada, the small town where Hichri was born, the mayor still refuses to name a square after this lawyer and activist, whose circumstances of death have not so far been elucidated. A trial on the Hichri case is due to begin on 2 July.
by Olfa Belhassine, our correspondent in Tunis
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