Cabinet reshuffle in Tunisia
Tunisian President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali on Wednesday made a ministerial reshuffle on the government of the Prime Minister Mohammed Al Ghannouchi. New foreign and defense ministers were named as part of the reshuffle. Al-Ghannouchi stated that Bin Ali appointed Al-Dali Al-Jazi as the head of economic and social council.
Following is the updated list of ministers: Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdul-Wahab Abdulla. Minister of Social Affairs, Solidarity and Tunisian living Abroad, Ali Al-Shawoosh. Minister of National Defense, Kamal Marjan. Minister of Education Al-Sadiq Al-Qarbi. Minister in Charge of communication and relations with MPs and House of Advisors, Rafaa Dekhil. Minister of Scientific Research, Technology and Expertise Development, Al-Taib Al-Hethri. Minister of Youth , Sport and Physical Education, Omar Al- Abed. Minister of Tourism, Saleem Al-Talately. Minister of Agriculture and Water Resources Abdul-Razaq Da'lol.