Criticism Saudi Relations and Terrorism, Tunisian Minister of Religious Affairs Fired
Trivana News – Criticism Saudi Relations and Terrorism, Tunisian Minister of Religious Affairs Fired | TUNIS – Tunisian Minister of Religious Affairs Abdul Jalil Bin Salem was sacked on Friday after criticizing Saudi Arabia about its links with terrorism. Critics openly by the minister considered attacking the basic principle of diplomacy.
The removal of Bin Salem confirmed Tunisian Prime Minister Yousuf Khaled in a statement. PM Shahed confirmed that Bin Salem removed from his post because of the “attack” of the principles of diplomatic Tunisia.
On Thursday, Bin Salem confirmed during a parliamentary session that he had dared to question the Saudi ambassador to Tunisia, as well as the Secretary General of the Ministry of the Interior Saudi about “Wahhabism”, which became “a vehicle for terrorism”.
“I told Arabia, reform school because terrorism has historically come from it. I say this to you with love and humility, “said Bin Salem such as broadcast radio station Mosaique FM.
Despite criticizing Saudi openly, Bin Salem said that the relationship Tunisia with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia really harmonious.
Tunisia has experienced a series of attacks extremists since popular uprising occurred in 2011, including a deadly attack against the foreign tourists in 2015 ago.