President of Tunisia

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President of the Republic of Tunisia
رئيس الجمهورية التونسية
Président de la République tunisienne
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Standard of the President of Tunisia
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Incumbent
Mohamed Ennaceur
Acting

since 25 July 2019
StyleSon Excellence
ResidencePalace of the Republic, Carthage
Term lengthFive years, renewable once
Inaugural holderHabib Bourguiba
Formation25 July 1957
Websitewww.carthage.tn

The President of Tunisia, formally known as the President of the Republic of Tunisia (Arabic: رئيس الجمهورية التونسية‎, French: Président de la République tunisienne) is the head of state of Tunisia.

Tunisia is a semi-presidential republic, whereby the president is the head of state and the prime minister (named Head of Government of Tunisia) is head of government.

Under Article 77 of the Constitution of Tunisia, the president is also the commander-in-chief of the Tunisian Armed Forces.[1]

List of Presidents[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Title four, chapter one". THE CONSTITUTION OF THE TUNISIAN REPUBLIC (Unofficial English translation) (PDF). UNDP and International IDEA. 26 January 2014. Archived from the original (PDF) on 23 September 2015. Retrieved 15 April 2015.