Photo Gallery: The Influence of Islam in North Africa

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Return of the Islamists A Questionable Form of Freedom for North Africa

The autocrats are gone, but who will inherit power in Libya, Tunisia and Egypt? Islamist influence is significant across the region and conservative political groups are flexing their muscles. The coming months will determine just how much democracy North Africa can support.
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan