The plane of Tunisian President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali landed in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, reported Saudi TV network Al-Arabiya on Friday.
The president left Tunisia amid violent anti-government protests that drove him from power Friday after 23 years of iron-fisted rule, as anger over soaring unemployment and corruption spilled into the streets.
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