Tunisians turn on their politicians as trash piles up

Tunisia's political parties have battled for months over the role of Islam in public life as public services have deteriorated. Now a solid majority of Tunisians view political parties unfavorably.

By , Correspondent

Zoubeir Souissi/Reuters

In a ditch beside Sidi Hassine's main road, up the street from a roundabout where taxis congregate, a dead sheep lays half-submerged in still, black water. A nearby vacant lot is strewn with waste.