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‹ All affected people in TunisiaMohamed Adel Trabelsiمحمد الطرابلسي

Portrait Mohamed Adel Trabelsi

Brother-in-law of Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, son of Saida Dherif, born in Tunis on 26 April 1950. He was married to Souad Ben Jemia. He died on January 27 2011 but remains on the sanctions list as his activities are subject to judicial investigations by the Tunisian authorities. 1, 2


Identifying information
Brother-in-law of Ben Ali
Date of birth
Place of birth
Tunisia, Tunis
First and middle name(s)
Mohamed Adel Ben Mohamed Ben Rehouma
Family members
Leila Trabelsi (sister), Souad Ben Jemia (spouse), Ines Trabelsi (child), Faten Trabelsi (child), Mohamed Trabelsi (child), Saida Dherif (mother)
Family members subject to sanctions
Estimates of assets returned


Type of sanctions
Asset freeze and prohibition to make funds available
Start of sanctions