Another deadly confrontation in Tunis, Tunisia

Police fired tear gas to disperse hundreds of supporters of the Ansar al-Sharia who defied a government ban of the group's protest. A Tunisian man has died in the confrontation. The demonstration occurred in the suburb of Ettadhamen, and in the historic city of Kairouan, south of Tunis on Sunday. Travellers should always exercise caution and avoid all public and political demonstrations since they may become violent without warning.

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