Arab Awakening in Mauritania – Day of Rage 25 April

A Point of View, Mauritania, Middle East & North Africa, Politics | | April 25, 2011 at 16:43

The Arab Awakening is spreading across North Africa. I’m using the Al Jazeera English term now rather than Arab Spring. I haven’t seen a lot of  flowering as of yet, but definitely a culture waking up and demanding social justice.


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Protest in #Mauritania is fueled by a popular sentiment that General Aziz the current ruler is the most corrupt & thuggish among past rulers 

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The main feature of the youth protest discourse in #Mauritania: getting the military out of politics starting with General Aziz #April25
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Race to Freedom (Mauritania = turtle)

Latest footage in 12 YouTube Videos from Mauritania 25 April:

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