Chokri Belaïd

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A Tunisian protester removes barbed wire during a rallye outside the... News PhotoBarbed Wire,Bullet,Chokri Belaïd,Critic,Government,Horizontal,Leadership,Opposition Party,Political Rally,Politics,Protest,Protestor,Removing,Tunis,TunisiaPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA Tunisian protester removes barbed wire during a rallye outside the Interior ministry to protest after Tunisian opposition leader and outspoken government critic Chokri Belaid was shot dead with three bullets fired from close range, on February 6, 2013 n Tunis. The protesters, who massed on Habib Bourguiba Avenue, epicentre of the 2011 uprising that ousted ex-dictator Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, pelted the police with bottles and the police responded by firing tear gas, chasing the protesters and beating them with batons. AFP PHOTO / FETHI BELAID (Photo credit should read FETHI BELAID/AFP/Getty Images)