TUNIS Jan 20 Tunisia's government has decided
to grant recognition to all banned political groups and adopt an
amnesty for all political prisoners, ministers said after a
cabinet meeting on Thursday.
Higher Education Minister Ahmed Ibrahim said the cabinet was
in agreement about a general amnesty for all those jailed for
their political convictions.
Asked if the government had also decided to lift bans on
political groups, including the Islamist Ennahda movement, Youth
Minister Mohamed Aloulou said: "We will recognise all the
(Reporting by Tarek Amara; Writing by Christian Lowe; Editing
by Louise Ireland)