As you know, the World Championship among schoolchildren will be held there in 2019. The Tunisian party is ready to consider the possibility of organizing other official FIDE competitions. It also expressed interest in training national chess specialists in Russian universities. The President of the Tunisian Football Federation Tahar Battikh, Vice President Chedly Rahmani, well-known journalist, the Grand Master Slim Bouaziz and the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Tunisia Sergey Nikolaev took part in the discussion of the joint business plan.
Kirsan Ilyumzhinov visited a local Orthodox church on November 4, because of the celebration of the Day of Kazan Icon of the Mother of God.