TUNISFebruary 27, 2021 GMT
Thousands of flag-waving marchers demonstrated Saturday in Tunisia’s capital in a point to of reduction for the majority party in parliament.
The demonstration follows political tensions between Tunisia’s president and its top minister, Hichem Mechichi. Mechichi has sought to reshuffle his Cabinet nevertheless has viewed a few of his proposed ministerial appointments blocked by President Kais Saied.
Marchers in Tunis chanted “The folk favor national unity.” The demonstration turned into once called by the Islamist Ennahdha party that holds the ultimate block of seats in Tunisia’s parliament.