Tunisia: Ennahda Party no longer islamist

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Tunisia continues to surprise - according to Ennahda party leader Rached Ghannouchi:
“We want religious activity to be completely independent from political activity.
“This is good for politicians because they would no longer be accused of manipulating religion for political means and good for religion because it would not be held hostage to politics,” he added.
More: Tunisia: Ennahda Party Sidesteps from Political Islam | The North Africa Post (May 20, 2016)