Ousted Tunisian President Ben Ali Buried In Saudi Arabia - Reports
Sumaira FH 24 days ago Sat 21st September 2019 | 10:36 PM
Former Tunisian President Zine Abidine Ben Ali, who was ousted as a result of popular unrest in 2011, has been buried in the Saudi city of Medina, Al-Watan newspaper reported on Saturday
Ben Ali was ruling Tunisia from 1987-2011. He was toppled as a result of the Jasmine Revolution in January 2011, after which he fled to Saudi Arabia with his family. In Tunisia, he was sentenced to four life terms and to $100 million fine over killings of protesters, abuse of power and embezzlement.