In Tunisia’s ‘State of Emergency’, a New Police Protection Law Could Allow More Abuse — With Impunity

In Tunisia’s ‘State of Emergency’, a New Police Protection Law Could Allow More Abuse — With Impunity

Tunisia has seen many improvements to human rights protections since the 2011 toppling of Zine el Abidine Ben Ali. But the abuse of power by police and security forces remains a serious problem. The parliament is now considering a law that could make it even easier for police to take advantage of their power, with little accountability to […]