TUNISIA: Saudi official says Ben Ali condition 'grave'
Ben Ali reportedly has been in a coma since he was driven out of Tunisia by a popular revolt Jan. 14 and sought refuge in Saudi Arabia.
The source told Al Jazeera that Ben Ali was in "grave condition" Thursday in a Saudi hospital.
Photo: Former Tunisian President Zine el Abidine ben Ali Nov. 29 at the opening session of the third Africa-EU summit in Tripoli, the Libyan capital. Ben Ali has reportedly been in a coma for more than a month after fleeing his country. Credit: Mahmud Turkia/AFP/Getty Images