Protesters ransack police station in Tunisia

Tunisian protesters have attacked and ransacked a police station in the capital Tunis, Reuters reports.

There have been clashes in the city since Shokri Belaid, a Tunisian opposition party leader, died in hospital after being shot outside his home on Wednesday.

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Funeral for Tunisian politician

Mourners have gathered for the funeral of a prominent Tunisian politician. Shokri Belaid was a leading secular opponent of the Islamist-led government in the country.