24-05-2022 08:54 AM Jerusalem Timing

Tunisian President Firmly Rejects to Classify Hezbollah as ’Terrorist Group’

Tunisian President Firmly Rejects to Classify Hezbollah as ’Terrorist Group’

Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi expressed his rejection on Friday over classifying the Lebanese party of Resistance - Hezbollah as a ’terrorist organization’ in the statement issued by the Arab Interior Ministers Council.

Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi expressed his rejection on Friday over classifying the Lebanese party of Resistance - Hezbollah as a 'terrorist organization' in the statement issued by the Arab Interior Ministers Council, local Al-Chourouk daily reported.

During his meeting with Foreign Minister Khamis Al-Jehinawi, Essebsi called on the Foreign Ministry "to correct the mistake that our country has committed," and "to blame those who were responsible for making the decision."

Shortly after the meeting, the Foreign Ministry issued a statement to fix the Tunisian official position regarding the above-mentioned classification.