Tunisian government has named a senior diplomat as its new ambassador to Indonesia, says
ambassador-designate Mourad Belhassen arrived in Jakarta on Jan. 31. He will soon submit his
credentials to President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono,” Tunisian Embassy’s charge
d’affaires /deputy chief of mission Abdeljalil Ben Rabeh told The Jakarta
Post on Friday.
Rabeh said, is a career diplomat who speaks Arabic, English and French. He
joined the Tunisian Foreign Service in 1991 after undergoing diplomatic
training from 1989 to 1991 at the National School of Administration (ENA).
his more-than-two-decade distinguished diplomatic career, Belhassen has served in
various positions in Tunisia
as well as abroad, including in Ankara
(1992-1998) and Washington
to Rabeh, Belhassen was the acting director for the US division at the Tunisian Foreign Ministry
prior to coming to Jakarta.(dic)