Youssef Chahed set to clear obstacles for Saied in the United States

In an attempt to break a seemingly intractable economic deadlock amid mounting international criticism, the Tunisian president has sent his former prime minister Youssef Chahed to Washington to try and reassure his US backers. Meanwhile, a handful of Tunisian opposition organisations are in search of US support of their own to denounce what they believe was a coup d'état. [...] (1882 words)
Issue dated 24/01/2022 Reading time 8 minutes
Former Tunisian Prime Minister Youssef Chahed has been sent as an emissary to the US by President Kaïs Saïed.
Former Tunisian Prime Minister Youssef Chahed has been sent as an emissary to the US by President Kaïs Saïed. © William Maclean/CK/FW1/Reuters
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