Constitutional Council decision on validity of presidential candidacies

Tunis, 26 September 2004-- The Constitutional Council announced today the list of candidates in the presidential elections scheduled for October 24, 2004 .

After examining the documents pertaining to the various candidacies, following deliberations, and based on the provisions of the Constitutions and the Electoral Code, the Council has decided the validity of the following candidacies for presidential elections :

  • President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali
  • Mohamed Bouchiha
  • Mohamed Mounir Beji
  • Mohamed Ali Halouani