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Tunisia categorically rejects any interference in its internal affairs

Published the:  13/02/2011

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February 13, 2011 – TAP - After the statement of Italian Interior Minister Roberto Maroni speaking of deploying Italian police force in Tunisia to fight against illegal immigration, authorized sources at the Foreign Ministry affirmed : "Tunisia is as strongly committed to preserving the excellent friendly relations of cooperation with Italy and further promoting them as surprised at this stance and affirms that it categorically rejects any interference in its internal affairs or offence against its sovereignty".
"Tunisia, the communiqué said, reiterates its readiness to cooperate with brotherly states to identify adequate solutions to the issue of illegal immigration founded on respect of human rights and dignity and on the principle of solidarity-based development".

The same sources also said: "Tunisia will discuss this issue in total transparency with Italian officials in coming days".