29 July 2021

Emirati media rejoices as Tunisia's democracy comes under threat

trtworld.com

The real target for the UAE and its media is Tunisia's democratic path, and the liberties Tunisian citizens have gained in the past few years.After a year of political tensions over turfs and prerogatives, President Kais Saied, based on a wrongful  interpretation of Article 80 of the Tunisian Constitution, engaged in a power grab and instigated what is being called a “coup d’état”. As a result, he sacked Prime Minister Hichem Mechichi, suspended the democratically elected Parliament, assumed [...]