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Steinmeier Congratulates Tunisia on New Constitution
January 27th, 2014
Signed and Delivered: A New Tunisian Constitution
German Foreign Minister, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, has wished Tunisia well on its way to a democratically elected government.
News from Berlin. The members of the constituent assembly have today signed and accepted a new Tunisian constitution into law.
Foreign Minister Steinmeier congratulated the country and added today: “Tunisia has shown the world that it is possible to make real forward progress in democracy, in forming a constitutional state, in ensuring tolerance and civil liberties.”
It is now time to move on with the agreed timetable; to quickly establish a cross-party interim government and to organise elections.
Germany will continue to wish goodwill to Tunisia on its way to a stable and democratic future.
News from Berlin.