Hichem Mechichi

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Hichem Mechichi
هشام المشيشي
Hichem Mechichi.jpg
Mechichi in 2020
Prime Minister of Tunisia
In office
2 September 2020 – 25 July 2021
PresidentKais Saied
Preceded byElyes Fakhfakh
Succeeded byVacant
Minister of Interior
In office
27 February 2020 – 2 September 2020
Prime MinisterElyes Fakhfakh
Preceded byHichem Fourati
Succeeded byTaoufik Charfeddine
Personal details
BornJanuary 1974 (age 47)
Bou Salem, Tunisia
Political partyIndependent
Alma materTunis El Manar University
École nationale d'administration

Hichem Mechichi (Arabic: هشام المشيشي‎; born January 1974)[1][2] is a Tunisian politician. On 2 September 2020, he became the Prime Minister of Tunisia. He was the Minister of the Interior from February to September 2020.

After a series of protests, President Kais Saied fired Mechichi as prime minister on 25 July 2021.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Biographie de Hichem Mechichi, ministre de l'Intérieur". businessnews.com.tn (in French). 19 February 2020. Retrieved 8 April 2020.
  2. Ridha Kéfi (26 July 2020). "En chargeant Hichem Mechichi de former le gouvernement, Kaïs Saïed met les partis dos au mur". kapitalis.com (in French). Retrieved 26 July 2020.
  3. "Tunisia's president dismisses prime minister after protests". Al Jazeera. 26 July 2021. Retrieved 26 July 2021.