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Islamists protest in Tunis, shout anti-France slogans

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Thousands of people protested in central Tunis on Saturday shouting pro-Islamist and anti-French slogans, a day after the funeral of a murdered opposition figure became a mass rally against the ruling Islamist party. 

Ennahda supporters take part in a rally in Tunis, on February 9, 2013.

"France get out!" and "The people want to protect the legitimacy" of the government were among slogans chanted by Ennahda party supporters who numbered more than 3,000, AFP journalists estimated.

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