October 1, 2013
In Tunisia, Arab Democracy Is Born
Noah Feldman, Bloomberg
The Associated Press
If you blinked, you missed it, but the democratically elected Islamist government of an Arab country just promised to resign peacefully, with no threat of a coup d’etat in sight.
Tunisia is still a long way from political stability. Yet once again, the nation that started the Arab Spring is showing the rest of the region how it’s supposed to be done.
TAGGED: Tunisia, Arab Spring, Islamists, Democracy