Statement by the Press Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, on the Inauguration of the New Government in Tunisia
March 18, 2013
- Japan welcomes the inauguration of a new government in Tunisia on March 13 led by Mr. Ali Larayedh, Prime Minister.
- Japan hopes that the new Government will demonstrate leadership in order to resolutely advance the democratic transition process in Tunisia, including the establishment of a new constitution.
- The democratization of Tunisia is connected to the stability of the entire Middle East and North Africa region. Japan will continue to support democratization efforts in Tunisia.