Anti-government protests have unseated Tunisia's government, ousting President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, who fled to Saudi Arabia on January 14. The National provides on-going coverage of the country's changing politics, its interim government, and the legal pursuit of Ben Ali on allegations of misappropriation of state funds and money laundering. And from Montreal, our reporters are following the fate of the ousted Tunisian president's brother-in-law, Belhassen Trabelsi and his family, who arrived in the city and have claimed refugee status amid calls from Tunisian authorities for his arrest.
CBC News Posted: Jan 27, 2011 5:17 PM ET Last Updated: Jan 31, 2011 4:17 PM ET
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