“This shifting is not a punishment, this is the plan of the federal government,” Mr Rijiju said after taking charge of the Ministry of Earth. Soumaya stated that her father was in good well being and that her mom was able to go to him after he was arrested. The son of a jailed politician stated that Tunisia is utilizing anti terror squad to arrest liberal dissidents. The Ennahdha president, who was arrested in April, was sentenced in absentia on Monday. At least 141 seats are required for the ruling celebration or coalition to win a seat within the Assembly. The Congress and the NCP won forty four and 54 seats, respectively.