Remarks by President Obama and President Caid Essebsi of Tunisia after Bilateral Meeting

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary Washington, D.C. PRESIDENT OBAMA: It is a great pleasure to welcome back President Caid Essebsi to the Oval Office. We had the opportunity to meet early in the aftermath of the political transition that had begun in Tunisia. And it was very gratifying to hear about the ... Read More»

Kerry, Tunisian Minister Marzouk on U.S.-Tunisia Agreement

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson Washington, D.C. REMARKS Secretary of State John Kerry And Tunisian Minister for Political Affairs Mohsen Marzouk Blair House MODERATOR: His Excellency Mohsen Marzouk, Minister-Advisor in Charge of Political Affairs, and the Honorable John Kerry, Secretary of State, will now sign a Memorandum of Understanding between the Republic ... Read More»

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Discusses Tunisia’s Economic and Commercial Future at Business Roundtable Event

Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker joined Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi, Tunisian government officials, and American business leaders for an open dialogue on how to strengthen Tunisia’s economy and on how the country can translate its remarkable political transition into sustainable economic progress. Secretary Pritzker highlighted the importance ... Read More»

The U.S. Stands Ready to Help Tunisia Realize Its Democratic Promise

Washington Post Opinion By Barack Obama and Béji Caïd Essebsi Barack Obama and Béji Caïd Essebsi are, respectively, the presidents of the United States and Tunisia.  Amid the turmoil that so often dominates the headlines, it can be tempting to think that all of North Africa and the Middle East is gripped by disorder.  But in Tunisia, where ... Read More»
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