Chokri Belaïd


Tunisian lawyer, human rights defender and close friend of the... News PhotoAdult,Arts Culture and Entertainment,Chokri Belaïd,Crying,Day,Death,Emotion,Family,Friendship,Horizontal,Image,Law,Lawyer,Leadership,Mourning,North Africa,Opposition Party,People,Political Party,Politics,Suburban,Tunis,Tunisia,Violence,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPTunisian lawyer, human rights defender and close friend of the deceased, Leila Ben Debba (C), mourns with friends and relatives on February 7, 2013 in the Tunisian capital's suburb of Jebel Jelloud outside the family home of Chokri Belaid, an outspoken opposition leader who was assassinated the previous day. Police was deployed in force in Tunis amid fears the murder of Belaid could reignite nationwide violence, as the ruling Islamists broke ranks over how to defuse the crisis. Belaid's family said his funeral will take place on February 8 after the main weekly prayers. AFP PHOTO / FETHI BELAID (Photo credit should read FETHI BELAID/AFP/Getty Images)