TITLE

Statement by the South African Government on the adoption of the Tunisian Constitution and appointment of the new Govern

PUB. DATE
January 2014
SOURCE
African Business News;1/29/2014, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the adoption of a new constitution by the Republic of Tunisia which proves that African countries can address their own challenges. It notes how the people, elected officials and government of Tunisia were steadfast in their determination to reach a significant milestone in their quest to establish a democratic dispensation. It cites confidence that the Tunisian people will culminate their transition in the first full democratic elections under the new constitution.
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94300082

 

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