Cold weather kills 11 in northern Tunisia
February 27, 2012
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27 February 2012
TUNIS, Feb. 11 (Xinhua) — The cold weather spell which hit many parts of Tunisia has killed at least 11 people in the northern town of Ain Draham, near Algeria’s border, Radio Mosaique FM reported Saturday.
The last cold weather spell to have hit northern and northwestern Tunisia dated back to the 1960s.