TUNISIA: In an effort to increase mutual cooperation, India and Tunisia on Thursday signed two MoUs on promotion of handicrafts and IT and communication and digital economy as Vice President Hamid Ansari met Tunisian Prime Minister Habib Essid and discussed a range of issues of mutual and regional interests. If we talk about the terrorism, then both the country faced terrorism threat, In an meeting both counrty also discussed on that issue.
Vice President Hamid Ansari said while making the joint press statement with Tunisia Prime Minister Habib Essid. "Successfully dealing with such threats requires strong cooperation among like-minded partners," he said.
Ansari said, "We have discussed the issues related to combating this challenge and decided to enhance our cooperation in the field of counter terrorism". Two MoUs – one on traditional handicraft promotion and other on IT and Digital economy – were signed after Ansari and Essid held one-on-one talks which were followed by the delegation-level talks between the two sides.