Jason had moved the sofa to retrieve something that had gone underneath and he called me over excitedly to observe some wriggling worm-like creature. I thought it might have been another flatworm or something related to a leech possibly. I scooped it up on the edge of a piece of paper for closer inspection.
Jason then explained that he had in fact whacked a small gecko thinking that it would dash off in time. Well it did indeed dash off but the poor thing left his twitching tail behind. No more tormenting geckos, Jason!
Tunisian journalists say police union attacks are having a chilling effect on press freedom - Impunity for abuses committed by security forces and police unions "is almost becoming a norm," according to the syndicate of Tunisian journalists.
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