UGTT general strike in Gafsa

The UGTT, Tunisian General Labour Union, observed a general strike in Gafsa, south of Tunisia, on November 27, 2013. Thousands of people protested and claimed their part in the development from the phosphate production. Protesters have stormed the governorate headquarters before the police intervened and used tear gas.

Protesters also have stormed the Ennahdha party headquarters and destroyed and then burned all its equipment.