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People gather close to the vandalised and broken statue of murdered... News PhotoBuilt Structure,Chokri Belaïd,Competition,Conflict,Honor,Horizontal,Murder,Murder Victim,Opposition Party,People,Political Party,Politics,Statue,Tunis,Tunisia,VandalismPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPPeople gather close to the vandalised and broken statue of murdered opposition figure Chokri Belaid, erected in his honour, on February 18, 2013, in Tunis. The memorial, installed as a work of contemporary art by Tunisian artists, was ripped off from its base and broken, and the flowers surrounding it were trampled and scattered. Belaid, a leftist leader and fierce critic of Tunisia's ruling Islamist-led government, was shot dead by a gunman as he left his home. is seen left. AFP PHOTO / FETHI BELAID (Photo credit should read FETHI BELAID/AFP/Getty Images)