14 February 2011

Tunisia: Germany Decides to Ease Restrictions On Travel

Tunis — German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle said on Saturday that Germany decided to ease travel restrictions for Germans wishing to visit Tunisia .

The Foreign Affairs Minister also said that the German Government decided on Friday to change the information and advice to travellers to Tunisia "towards more stabilisation".

He added that these information and advice involve the cities of Tunis and coastal tourist areas, including Djerba."

It should be recalled that France had announced, on Saturday, lifting of restrictions on travel to Tunisian coastal cities and Djerba island. Great Britain had taken the same decision last week.

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