Caid Essebsi died today morning after a health scare.
Rabat – King Mohammed VI has extended his condolences to Tunisian people and the speaker of the Tunisian Parliament Mohamed Ennaceur after the death of President of the Tunisian Republic Beji Caid Essebsi.
In his message, the King said he was deeply saddened by the news of the death of the Tunisian Head of State.
The King expressed his “heartfelt” condolences and “sincere”feelings to Ennaceur, the family of the deceased and the brotherly Tunisian people for the loss of “one of the great men of Tunisia who devoted his life to serving his country and contributed with selflessness and devotion to the building of the modern state.”
In the letter, the King also recalled the qualities of the deceased and” the great political competence he has shown in leading his country, especially after his election as head of state.”
The monarch added that Caïd Essebsi “has worked seriously and with a spirit of exemplary patriotism to complete and foster the democratic process of his country and strengthen its rebirth and development within the framework of security and stability.”
“The Kingdom of Morocco recalls with esteem the bonds of solid fraternity and active solidarity which linked the deceased to the Kingdom and his firm determination to establish solid and exemplary relations of cooperation between the two countries, in addition to his sincere attachment to unity and the greatness of the brotherly Maghreb peoples,” the King said.