TITLE

TUNIS-ELECTIONS

PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition);3/4/2011, Vol. 196 Issue 5045, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the election for a constituent council to held by the government in Tunisia as announced by interim president Fouad Mebazza. It notes that the election will rewrite the chart and constitution of the country's transition after the ousting of its veteran President Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali. It adds that the interim authorities had promised to hold a presidential election by mid-July 2011.
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59647174

 

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