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Experts have estimated prospects of development of the political crisis in Tunisia

The political crisis in Tunisia, associated with the resignation of the Prime Minister and the formation of the new Cabinet drags on, it is not excluded the resignation of the President of the country, according to respondents RIA Novosti Tunisian experts.

The President of Tunisia, kays said in the night of July 26 asked to form a new government, the Minister of the interior Hisham Masisi. The formation of a government given one month. Former Prime Minister Ilyas Fakhfakh July 15, handed the President his resignation, and then reshuffled the Cabinet, sacking those who represented opposing him a moderate Islamist party "ennahda". The government of Pahpah, launched in February, is the 11th in a row since the 2011 revolution.

Tour operators believe that soon Tunisia will open for the Russians

In the Russian Union of travel industry suggest that after Turkey, Britain and Tanzania for Russian travelers, opens Tunisia, according to Tourdom.

Representatives of retail travel companies have expressed their opinion that support for outbound tourism it would be good to open this country. Now for Tunisia Russian tourists remain in the "red" zone, that is, denied the right of entry. However, the situation is changing rapidly. A list of States for which the borders are constantly updated.

Tunisia's Prime Minister dismissed the Minister of foreign Affairs

Prime Minister of Tunisia Ilyas Fakhfakh sent on Friday to the resignation of the Minister of foreign Affairs of Nuruddin ar-ray.

"After consultation with President Chisom said the Prime Minister decided to dismiss foreign Minister Nureddin ar-ray", - it is told in received RIA Novosti news Agency a press release. Reasons for dismissal are not specified.

Media: the President of Tunisia has asked the Prime Minister to resign

The President of Tunisia Qays Saeed asked the Prime Minister Elias of Pahpah resign amid the political crisis, according to Tunisian radio station Mosaique FM, citing its sources.

Fakhfakh said on Monday the intention to reshuffle the Cabinet after criticism from the Islamist party "An-Nahda" (the Renaissance Party).

The EC spoke about the suppression of coronavirus in the EU

The spread of the coronavirus in the EU occurs currently, mostly, in some limited areas, European countries take the necessary measures to keep the situation under control, said the Vice-President of the European Commission, Margaritis Schinas.

"The virus is still among us and is spreading in many regions of the world. In the EU, we average a few limited foci, and take every effort to keep the situation under control in cooperation with member States to ensure effective response," said Vice-President of the EC.

Charge d'affaires of Russia in Libya spoke about his work

Charge d'affaires of the Russian Federation in Libya Dzhamshed Boltaev will liaise with all parties to the Libyan conflict.

"Yes, of course, and I'm ready to ride and communicate with the authorities of the national consensus Government and authorities in the East of the country," said Boltaev RIA Novosti.

The Prime Minister of Tunisia intends to carry out a government reshuffle

Prime Minister of Tunisia Ilyas Fakhfakh said on Monday the intention to reshuffle the Cabinet after criticism from the Islamist party "An-Nahda" (the Renaissance Party).

Moderate Islamist party "ennahda", headed by the speaker of the Parliament by Rashid al-Ghannouchi, said July 5 that its concern due to "disintegration" in the ranks of the ruling coalition, and also about the "lack of cohesion". The party also accused other members of the coalition in attempts of aggression against it and intent to carry out some "suspicious decision" and urged to form a new government.

Tunisia wants to conclude an agreement on cooperation with IMF

The Tunisian authorities intend to resume shortly negotiations with the International monetary Fund, to within four months to conclude an agreement on cooperation, said the country's Finance Minister Nizar Yaich in an interview with radio station Mosaique FM on Monday.

"In the coming days will begin a new round of negotiations with the IMF," - said the Minister. According to him, the government has prepared a platform of 10 points, the main of them boil down to a requirement to pay particular attention to the negotiations on cooperation of economic and social Affairs, while in previous rounds of the IMF was more interested to discuss Finance and the budget deficit.

In Tunisia prevented the terrorist attacks on tourist sites

The Tunisian interior Ministry prevented a planned terrorist attack on tourist and government facilities of the country, it is told in received RIA Novosti on Thursday a statement.

The detention is in one of the provinces in the North-East of the country, the name of the detainee is not disclosed in the interests of the investigation, said the interior Ministry. Together with the organizer of the planned attacks arrested his accomplices, loyal to the terrorist group "Islamic state"* the statement reads.

Austria has no plans to open the borders to third countries

Austria has no plans to open the borders to third countries, despite the recommendation of the EU Council, said Wednesday foreign Minister Alexander Shallenberg.

The EU Council on Tuesday agreed on the recommendation regarding the progressive removal of restrictions on the optional trip to the European Union, adopting the list of countries in which borders can start to open from 1 July.

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