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Tunisia election may be win for main secular party
Tunisia election may be win for main secular party

Tunisia’s main secular party said Monday it expected to garner the largest share of seats in parliamentary polling held a day earlier, based on preliminary tallies and exit polls. If borne out by official tallies, the result would mark a substantial defeat for the Islamist Ennahda party. After scoring strongly in the previous parliamentary vote, the party’s ruling coalition broke down last year amid political infighting, but pre-election polls had suggested it might perform well in Sunday’s vote. No single party, however, was expected to win a majority of the 217 parliamentary seats. Once finalized, the results will usher in a round of coalition negotiations, with a...

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