Tunisian anti-corruption cmte receives more than 800 reports up till now.
here Friday that it received more than 800 reports so far on topics related to
financial, customs and property issues.
A statement by the committee said that it embarked upon conducting a
preliminary study for a number of issues, making clear it received more than
800 reports up till now related to financial, tax, governmental, property and
The committee's mandate covers all issues related to bribe and corruption
in which authorities, groups or persons have involved in, asserting that it
does not have judicial or political powers and cannot offer compensations or
bring an end to damages, the statement made clear.
It added that the committee's main role lies in the objective approach
which focuses on documents, issues and listening to testimonies that may
unravel the aspects of bribery and corruption away from compliments or
Out of this perspective, all concerned groups or persons can lodge their
issues at the committee's headquarters or send them by mail, asserting that it
will not consider matters which are out of its jurisdiction, the statement
The committee also called on corporeal and incorporeal bodies who unfairly
made use of funds, properties and any other gains, "as well as those who were
used as false identities to cover up the identities of the real people," to
show their good intentions and contact the committee.
Meanwhile, Tunisian authorities said today that they will trim down the
period of curfew in the country to only four hours due to the improvement in
the public state in the country.
An official statement made by state-owned Tunisian African News Agency said
that the curfew time will start from midnight till 4:00 am (3:00 GMT) along
with maintaining state of general mobilization and emergency.
It added that this comes within the measures of lessening the emergency
state in view of the better security situation in the country.
The new measure will take force as of tomorrow and will last till further
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