Ansar al-Sharia clashes in Tunisia at congress ban
Tunisian police clash with Islamists over banned rally
By Tarek Amara
TUNIS | Sun May 19, 2013 10:55am EDT
[Excerpt] In Kairouan, where tens of thousands of members of Ansar al-Sharia had been expected to attend the planned rally on Sunday, the group’s supporters threw stones at police, who fired teargas in response.