UPDATE 3-Tunisia’s new government wins parliamentary approval, eyes austerity

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TUNIS, Aug 26 (Reuters) – Tunisia’s new government won a confidence vote late on Friday after the Prime Minister Youssef Chahed warned in Parliament an austerity programme will be inevitable with thousands of public sector job cuts and new taxes if Tunisia does not overcome its economic difficulties.


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