3 January 2013

Tunisia: Public Prosecutor's Office Orders Opening of Inquiry Into Revelations of Blogger Olfa Riahi

Tunis — The public prosecutor's office has ordered on Wednesday the opening of an inquiry into the revelations of blogger Olfa Riahi relating to suspicions of embezzlement and waste of public moneys hanging over Foreign Minister Rafik Abdessalem, the Justice Ministry reports.

The FM lodged in turn a complaint against the blogger for false accusations, official sources at the Justice Ministry told TAP news agency.

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