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Tunisian parliament speaker sworn in as new president

Reuters Thursday, 25 July 2019
Tunisian parliament speaker Mohamed Ennaceur was sworn in as interim president on Thursday hours after President Beji Caid Essebsi's death in a smooth transition of power in the birthplace of the Arab Spring.
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News video: Tunisia to bring forward presidential polls after Essebsi's death

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Interim leader Mohammed Ennaceur has 90 days to organise a presidential election, says Tunisia's electoral commission.

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