Tunisian PM Sacks Religious Affairs Minister

Tunis, – Tunisian Prime Minister Youssef Chahed on Friday relieved Religious Affairs Minister Abdeljalil Salem of his duties for “breaching the government action rules and the principles and constants of the Tunisian diplomacy,” the cabinet said in a press release carried by state news agency TAP.

Chahed delegated to Justice Minister Ghazi Jeribi the duties of the Ministry of Religious Affairs on an interim basis, the statement added.

Source: Qatar News Agency