Tunisia

Hague joins Middle East protests…well, as good as

8 February 2011 17:28

Foreign Secretary William Hague has arrived in Tunisia in order to support to the pro-democracy movement. Unlike his previous visit…

A Wind of Change down Arab Street?

30 January 2011 10:31

I wish I could be more enthusiastic about the events in Egypt and Tunisia – but, as I say in…

Stability versus freedom? 

18 January 2011 15:32

Since the Iraq War, there has been a protracted silence about whether or not the West should promote democracy and…

Freedom in the desert

15 January 2011 10:50

When in power, authoritarian regimes can look immovable – even when, in hindsight, they turn out to have been brittle.…