The army has seized full control of the country.
Ben Ali has departed the country at 5 PM along with his family and his wife's family.
I am so moved , really moved.
The first statement of the new government has been announced by Mohamed Ghannouchi, the former prime minister of the country, he will be heading Tunisia temporarily. Fouad Mebazaa has reportedly declined to rule the country temporarily
Ben Ali is reportedly headed to Malta under Libyan protection. This unclear video shows a plane believed to be the one he took to Malta.
- Sarkozy is having an urgent meeting about what is happening in Tunisia.
- According to France 24 Ben Ali is heading to Paris , already Malta denied that the country will host him.
- Now what happened above could be a charade by Ben Ali considering the violation of constitution that took place. The Tunisians are promising to stay in the street to get rid from the Ben Ali's part and his regime forever.
- The Tunisian ambassador in Cairo says that he has not receive anything from the ministry of foreign affairs.
- There was also a small protest held today in front of the Tunisian embassy in Cairo from few hours , activists chanted anti-Mubarak slogans reminding him with Ben Ali's fate.
- Doha issued the first official Arabic reaction : It respects the will of Tunisian people.
- Up till now the airplane of Ben Ali has not landed in any country , now there is a rumor saying that he is heading to some Gulf country "either UAE to Dubai or Qatar to Doha , I think Doha because there are strong relations between Qatar and France"
It is Doha
- According to Sources the in laws of Ben Ali are arrested and currently in jail.
- Obama has issued a statement about the revolution of Tunisia , it is so lame and so late.
- The latest rumor :
Ben Ali has reached Saudi Arabia , the Saudi citizens are already angry
- The Tunisians are protesting currently the disrespect to their constitution.
- Ben Ali is said to be currently in Italy but for fuel !