People carry the coffin of late opposition leader Chokri Belaid during his funeral procession to the cemetery of El-Jellaz in the Djebel Jelloud district, a suburb of Tunis, where Belaid is to be buried on February 8, 2013.
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Protesters chanted slogans against the Tunisian government and called for a new revolution.

Belaid's murder has proved the flash point for months of tension between the ruling Islamists and secular, liberal groups who accuse them of hijacking Tunisia's revolution.

Tunisian women hold placards showing late opposition leader Chokri Belaid before his funeral in Tunis, Feb. 8, 2013.
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Tunisian soldiers stand guard during Chokri Belaid's funeral procession through the capital, Feb. 8, 2013.
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People hold placards and flowers as Belaid's funeral procession makes its way to the nearby cemetery of El-Jellaz.
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People carry the coffin of late opposition leader Chokri Belaid during his funeral procession to the cemetery of El-Jellaz in the Djebel Jelloud district, a suburb of Tunis, where Belaid is to be buried on February 8, 2013.
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Chokri Belaid's widow, Basma Khalfaoui Belaid, makes the victory sign. She told the crowd that her husband's death was the start of a new revolution.
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A large number of women took part in Belaid's funeral procession, even though traditionally in Tunisia only men attend.
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Crowds gather outside the El-Jellaz funeral where Belaid was buried. There were reports of clashes with police outside the cemetery.
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