Tunisia: President Extends the State of Emergency
(May 08, 2012) On May 5, 2012, Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki extended the execution of the State of Emergency Law throughout the country until July 2012. The previous extension occurred on March 31, 2012, and the latest action marks the fifth executive extension instituted in the past 14 months. Marzouki issued the decree after holding an in-depth discussion and consultation on the action with the Chief of the Constituent Assembly.
New update as of July 2013
President Moncef Marzouki, Extended State of Emergency Law; three months from July 3, 21013.