Clashes erupt in south Tunisia over border trade with Libya

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Clashes were ongoing between police and protesters angry over the closure of a border crossing with neighbouring Libya in the border town of Ben Guerdane - key hub for cross-border trade between two countries.  Protesters, demanding free trade, burned tyres to create blazing road blocks, threw rocks and fireworks towards police.