As Tunisians heard the results of the first round of the presidential election last night, many felt trepidation and concern about the road ahead. There is good reason to – but much has been gained through Tunisia’s revolution already. Going forward, it’s important to remember that and ensure it is not lost.
There have been many external and internal factors that have ensured that Tunisia’s revolution has not been undone or overcome.Dr. H.A. Hellyer
Transitional process nears end
Tunisia does not stand simply at the crossroads of continuing along a democratic, revolutionary path, where the goals of the revolution may be pursued, and the institutions of democratic governance reinforced.Dr. H.A. Hellyer
Tunisia does stand a very good chance indeed of proving that Islamists and non-Islamists can work together.Dr. H.A. Hellyer