Tunisian presidential candidate freed days before election

Supporters of Tunisian presidential candidate Nabil Karoui celebrate after he was freed, days before Sunday's second-round runoff election in Tunis, Tunisia October 9, 2019. REUTERS/Zoubeir Souissi

TUNIS (Reuters) – Tunisian presidential candidate and media mogul Nabil Karoui left prison on Wednesday days before Sunday’s election runoff after weeks of detention waiting for a verdict in his corruption trial. Karoui was the runner up in the first round of the presidential election last month despite being held since August 23 in pre-trial […]

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