Rached Ghannouchi, leader of the Islamist Ennahda movement, Tunisia's main Islamist political party, gives a speech during a public meeting in Ariana, near the capital Tunis January 11, 2013. REUTERS/Zoubeir Souissi
Tunisian Islamist leader says coalition government to emerge this week
Posted : Tuesday, 12 February 2013 09:27AM
TUNIS (Reuters) - Rached Ghannouchi, the leader of Tunisia's main Islamist Ennahda party, said on Tuesday he expected Prime Minister Hamadi Jebali to form a coalition government this week that would include politicians as well as technocrats.
"I expect that agreement will be reached and I expect Jebali will remain the prime minister of a coalition government," he told Reuters in an interview.
(Writing by Alistair Lyon; Editing by Janet Lawrence)
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