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Tunisians celebrating on the anniversary of the revolution (photo: dpa)

Interview with Volker Perthes

''Nowhere Do I See a Theocracy in the Making''

In his book Der Aufstand. Die arabische Revolution und ihre Folgen (The Uprising. The Arab Revolution and Its Consequences), Volker Perthes analyzes the situation in the Arab world. Volker Thomas spoke to him about the current situation in the region, the future of the Arab states and about the role that the West can play in the process of democratizationMore