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Ministers of Defence and Foreign Affairs, Secretary of State for Economic Diplomacy dismissed

Published the:  29/10/2019

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(TAP) – The Prime Ministry announced on Tuesday that after consultation with President Kais Saied, it was decided to dismiss:

- National Defence Minister Abdelkrim Zbidi and appoint current Justice Minister Karim Jamoussi as acting Defence Minister.

- Foreign Affairs Minister Khemaies Jhinaoui and entrust Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs Sabri Bachtobji with the management of the department, in compliance with the legal texts in force.

- Secretary of State for Economic Diplomacy Hatem Ferdjani.

According to a Prime Ministry press release, this decision was made in accordance with provisions of Article 89 and 92 of the Constitution