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Tunisia to auction ex-leader’s finery

Posted: December 23, 2012 at 2:16 a.m.

Tunisian authorities are putting property confiscated from ousted Tunisian dictator Zine El Abidine Ben Ali up for auction. That includes a pair of miniature gold sphinxes, a diamond-encrusted pen and a staggering 39 luxury cars.

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