A look at Arab Spring countries after 4 years of unrest

December 7, 2014 2:15 PM

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A look at Arab Spring countries after 4 years of unrest

FILE - In this Feb. 13, 2011 file photo, remaining Egyptian protesters shout slogans as they are surrounded by army soldiers trying to lead them away from Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt. Within days, a cheering world community was riveted to screens as Egypt's long-submissive people thronged to Cairo's Tahrir Square, braving bullets and refusing to leave until veteran ruler Hosni Mubarak stepped down. (AP Photo/Tara Todras-Whitehill, File) (The Associated Press)

The hope for democratic change that swept the region four years ago is today mainly confined to Tunisia, where the self-immolation of a fruit seller ignited a successful revolt against Zine El Abidine Ben Ali that in turn launched the Arab Spring. Since then Tunisia has held two sets of parliamentar...

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