WORLD Tunisian president extends suspension of parliament: statement

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Tunisian president extends suspension of parliament: statement

AFP

08:26, August 24, 2021

A file photo taken on July 26, 2021 shows the parliament building in the capital Tunis. (Photo: AFP)

Tunisian President Kais Saied on Monday extended the suspension of parliament and immunity for the country's lawmakers until further notice, the presidency said in a statement.

He issued "a presidential decree extending the exceptional measures... regarding the suspension of Parliament and lifting of the parliamentary immunity of its MPs until further notice," it said.

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