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Tunis Police Move in on US Embassy Invaders

Footage of police and demonstrators clashing at US embassy.
By IWPR Tunisia

Footage by showing Tunisian police clashing with protesters who invaded the United States embassy on September 14. The initial shots show black smoke rising up from fires the protesters started in the embassy grounds.

Riot police then move in to clear the protesters. is a news website set up as part of IWPR’s Tunisian programme.

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