Zine El Abidine Ben Ali arrives in Saudi Arabia

January 15, 2011

The Royal Court said in a statement issued today that, emanating from the assessment of the Government of Saudi Arabia of the exceptional circumstances being witnessed by Tunisia, its wishes that security and stability prevail, and its support for any action that benefits the people of Tunisia, the Kingdom has received former Tunisian President Zine Ben Ali and his family. The Saudi government stands fully by the Tunisian people and hopes that they will unite in overcoming this difficult phase in their history.