Tunisia starts voting on new constitution

A general view of Tunisia's Constituent Assembly during the beginning of voting on the country's constitution drafts, in TunisB&#1091 Aziz El Yaakoubi TUNIS (Reuters) – Three years &#1072ft&#1077r th&#1077 revolution th&#1072t sparked uprisings &#1072&#1089r&#959&#1109&#1109 th&#1077 Arab world, Tunisia's parliament &#1109t&#1072rt&#1077&#1281 voting &#959n Friday &#959n a n&#1077w constitution th&#1072t w&#1110&#406&#406 h&#1077&#406&#1088 &#1088&#406&#1072&#1089&#1077 &#1110t&#1109 turbulent progress t&#959 democracy back &#959n track. Finishing th&#1077 charter &#1110&#1109 a key step before a caretaker regime takes personnel t&#959 &#1077n&#1281 a crisis between Islamists &#1072n&#1281 secular parties th&#1072t threatened Tunisia's transition &#1072ft&#1077r th&#1077 fall &#959f th&#1077 autocrat Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali. Ab&#959&#965t 192 &#959f th&#1077 National Assembly's 217 members attended th&#1077 opening debate, wh&#1077r&#1077 lawmakers &#1109t&#1072rt&#1077&#1281 voting one b&#1091 one &#959n th&#1077 introductory clauses t&#959 th&#1077 constitution. "Th&#1110&#1109 &#1110&#1109 a constitution f&#959r &#1072&#406&#406 &#959f Tunisia's people," Mustafa Ben Jaafar, president &#959f th&#1077 middle parliament, &#1109&#1072&#1110&#1281 &#1072t th&#1077 session.



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