Clashes in Tunisia as crowds take to the streets after local vendor sets himself on fire

Fiery clashes erupted between police and protesters in Tebourba, Saturday, as crowds took to the streets in solidarity of a fruit seller who set himself on fire when police stopped him working earlier in the week. Protesters threw rocks at the police and burned tires as they attempted to barricade main roads. In turn, police fired tear gas canisters towards the crowd and arrested dozens, according to local media.

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