Othman Gerand, Tunisian Minister of Foreign Affairs

Tunisian Foreign Minister Othman Gerandi said on Friday 07 January that questions from the United States were answered without pressure, following the extraordinary measures announced by President Kais Saied, July 25 The last.

He told reporters during a press conference in the capital Tunis to mark the end of Tunisia’s mandate as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council.
“After the extraordinary measures were announced, American questions were raised and the United States received answers without succumbing to our pressure,” he said. And the minister said: “Tunisia and the United States have good relations and there is no diplomatic crisis between the two countries”, noting that consultations and cooperation projects between the two countries were ongoing.
On 15 December, the United States welcomed the announcement of a calendar of political reforms and the organization of early legislative elections by the President of the Tunisian Republic, Kais Said. 17 December 2022,