12 November 2012

Tunisia: Foreign Minister in Qatar to Discuss UN Assistance to Recover Embezzled Funds

Tunis — Foreign Minister Rafik Abdessalem, currently on a fraternal and working visit in Qatar, conferred on Sunday in Doha, with Sheikh Hamad Ben Jassem Ben Jabr Al-Thani, Qatar's Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, and Ali Ben Fetais Al-Marri, Attorney General of the State of Qatar and UN Special Advocate on Stolen Asset Recovery (STAR).

This meeting allowed to discuss the assistance the UN can provide to Tunisia to recover its embezzled funds and mechanisms to track them down.

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