Caid Essebsi hands over original copy of 1959 Constitution to National Archives | Tunisia News Gazette

Caid Essebsi hands over original copy of 1959 Constitution to National Archives

On the 60th anniversary of the Proclamation of the Republic, President Beji Caid Essebsi handed over on Friday to Director General of the Tunisian National Archives Hedi Jellab an original copy of the Tunisian Constitution of 1959.

According to Jellab, this copy will be added to the important documents kept in the National Archives, such as the two copies of the decree on the abolition of Slavery of January 23, 1846, and the Declaration of the Fundamental Pact (Ahd Al-Aman) of 10 September 1857.

“These documents are a source of pride for the Tunisian state,” he affirmed.

For his part, the President of the Republic pointed out that he insisted to provide the National Archives with the original copy of the 1959 Constitution which bears the signature of National Constituent Assembly President Jallouli Fares.

Source: TAP News Agency

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