Tunisian President Flees Country amid Mounting Protest

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Tunisian President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali has fled that North African country after promises of lower food prices and more political freedom failed to stop massive street protests in the capital city of Tunis. Blake Hounshell, Managing Editor of Foreign Policy magazine, is in Doha, Qatar, and updates the rapidly changing situation.

Credits

Guest:
Blake Hounshell - Foreign Policy magazine - @blakehounshell

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Frances Anderton, Sonya Geis