U.S. congratulates Tunisian Prime Minister Elyes Fakhfakh on forming new government

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The United States on Monday congratulated Tunisian Prime Minister Elyes Fakhfakh on the formation of a new government.

U.S. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo spoke with Tunisian Prime Minister Elyes Fakhfakh on Monday and congratulated him on forming a new government, the State Department said in a statement.

“The Secretary expressed his commitment to continuing the strong bilateral relationship between the United States and Tunisia with Prime Minister Fakhfakh’s government and strengthening economic and commercial ties. 

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“He also discussed the United States’ ongoing partnership with Tunisia in multilateral fora, including the United Nations Security Council,” the statement by spokesperson Morgan Ortagus added.

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