Emergency state extended to one month

Agence Tunis Afrique Presse
Fecha de publicación: 
03 Jun 2013

The emergency state will be further extended to one month as of June 4, 2013, the Presidency of the Republic announced on Monday.

"The decision was taken by Caretaker President Moncef Marzouki after consultation with Interim Prime Minister Ali Larayedh, National Constituent Assembly President Mustapha Ben Jaafar and security authorities," said a statement of the Presidency of the Republic.

The emergency state was decreed on January 14, 2011 and extended consecutively since August 1, 2011, by virtue of the decree n°999-2011 of July 21, 2011.