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    Ex-Tunisia president has right to fair trial: lawyer

    Tunisia placed toppled former president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali on trial for plunder Monday, underlining the exiled strongman's fall from grace as he insisted he was duped into fleeing January's revolution. On Monday Akram Azouri, Ben Ali's lawyer, said it was natural that an assessment of his client's time in office should take place, but insisted the former ruler still had the right to a fair trial.Duration: 01:44