New government in Tunisia

Monday, October 11, 2021 - 4:31pm

After dismissing parliament, president Kais Saied has approved a new government, named by the newly appointed Prime Minister Najla Bouden Romdhane. The new prime minister's powers have been scaled back, but in her first public speech, Bouden promised to tackle corruption and raise living standards for all Tunisians. The World's Carol Hills speaks to reporter Lilia Blaise, who is in Tunis.