Evidence Aziz has lost popular support in Mauritania. Exhibit 1

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This photo, from a pro-government festival in Ksar today, 7 May 2012, is more damning than any crowded square or street thronging with protesters.

Compare the above to these photos of  a protest today arranged by a bunch of high school kids. They are not demanding the overthrow of the regime, they just want a response to their legitimate demands and an end to the lies and empty promises.

Thousands of students protesting against the marginalization of the studentPolice fail to dissuade students from organizing the march

March in the yard near the building of the state cousinsYoung students who were defending their right to education

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