Tunisia deploys army to help quell days-long unrest

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    There have been running street battles between protesters and police for the fourth day in a row in Tunisia.

    Demonstrators have been gathering in several cities to vent their anger against the government.

    The coronavirus pandemic has crippled an already failing economy, which depends on tourism.

    And, a third of the country’s young people are without a job.

    Al Jazeera’s Priyanka Gupta reports.

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