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Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan gestures during a joint press conference held with Tunisian Prime Minister Prime Minister Ali Larayedh, right, at the palace hotel in Gammarth, north of Tunis, Tunisia, Thursday, June 6, 2013. (AP Photo/Hassene Dridi)

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Tunisian protesters demonstrate outside the U.S. Embassy in Tunis, Tunisia, on Friday, Sept. 14, 2012. Leaked conversations in which alcohol bans and the imposition of religious law were mentioned have raised fears that Tunisia's new government may not be moderate at all, especially in the context of mob attacks on the U.S. Embassy that coincided with the American ambassador's killing in neighboring Libya. (AP Photo/Amine Landoulsi)

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**FILE** Tunisian protesters clash with riot police in Siliana, Tunisia, on Dec. 1, 2012. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** Tunisian protesters clash with riot police in Siliana, Tunisia, on Dec. 1, 2012. (Associated Press)

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** FILE ** In this Friday, July 13, 2012, file photo, Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi speaks to reporters during a joint news conference with Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki, unseen, at the Presidential palace in Cairo, Egypt. (AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo, File)

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** FILE ** In this photo taken Friday, Sept. 14, 2012, demonstrators throw stones during a protest against the anti-Islam film "Innocence of Muslims" outside the U.S. Embassy in Tunis, Tunisia, as police respond with tear gas. Leaked conversations in which alcohol bans and the imposition of religious law were mentioned have raised fears Tunisia’s new government may not be moderate at all, especially in the context of mob attacks on the U.S. Embassy that coincided with the American ambassador’s killing in neighboring Libya. (AP Photo/Hassene Dridi)

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** FILE ** In this photo taken Friday, Sept. 14, 2012, demonstrators throw stones during a protest against the anti-Islam film "Innocence of Muslims" outside the U.S. Embassy in Tunis, Tunisia, as police respond with tear gas. Leaked conversations in which alcohol bans and the imposition of religious law were mentioned have raised fears Tunisia’s new government may not be moderate at all, especially in the context of mob attacks on the U.S. Embassy that coincided with the American ambassador’s killing in neighboring Libya. (AP Photo/Hassene Dridi)

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Demonstrators throw stones Sept. 14, 2012, outside the U.S. Embassy in Tunis, Tunisia, during a protest against the anti-Islam film "Innocence of Muslims" as police respond with tear gas. (Associated Press)

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Demonstrators throw stones Sept. 14, 2012, outside the U.S. Embassy in Tunis, Tunisia, during a protest against the anti-Islam film "Innocence of Muslims" as police respond with tear gas. (Associated Press)

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associated press photographs Followers of the Jordanian Muslim Brotherhood movement have been inspired by uprisings in Egypt and Tunisia. The powerful Brotherhood said it will boycott parliamentary elections to protest changes in the kingdom’s voting legislation, which they claim fall short of the opposition group’s demands.

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Followers of the Jordanian Muslim Brotherhood movement have been inspired by uprisings in Egypt and Tunisia. The powerful Brotherhood said it will boycott parliamentary elections to protest changes in the kingdom’s voting legislation, which they claim fall short of the opposition group’s demands. (Associated Press)

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Nigeria's Tony Skinn, center, drives to the basket behind Tunisia's Marouan Kechrid, left, during a basketball game at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 29, 2012, in London. At right is Tunisia's Radhouane Slimane. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

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Nigeria's Tony Skinn, center, drives to the basket behind Tunisia's Marouan Kechrid, left, during a basketball game at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 29, 2012, in London. At right is Tunisia's Radhouane Slimane. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

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USA's Kevin Durant (5) slams a dunk over Tunisia's Makram Ben Romdhane, left, and Mohamed Hadidane (9) during a men's basketball game at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, July 31, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

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Sweden's Kim Ekdahl du Rietz, foreground is tackled by Tunisia's Wael Jallouz, background, in their men's handball preliminary match at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 29, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

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Members of Tunisia's newly elected assembly met for the first time in November, but the fledgling democracy is threatened by a weak opposition that isn't offering Tunisians a viable alternative to the parties in power. (Associated Press)

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Members of Tunisia's newly elected assembly met for the first time in November, but the fledgling democracy is threatened by a weak opposition that isn't offering Tunisians a viable alternative to the parties in power. (Associated Press)

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Then-Lt. Col. James H. "Jimmy" Doolittle (center) is surrounded by airmen at an advanced air base in Tunisia on Jan. 28, 1943. Below them, a B-25 Mitchell bomber takes off from the USS Hornet's flight deck for the bombing mission over Japan on April 19, 1942. (Associated Press photos/Illustration by The Washington Times)

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Pro-Syrian demonstrators protest Feb. 24, 2012, outside the Cartago Hotel where the Conference on Syria is held in Tunis, Tunisia. (Associated Press)

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U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton sits next to British foreign minister William Hague at the start of the Conference on Syria in Tunis, Tunisia, on Feb. 24, 2012. (Associated Press)