Warrant for Tunisia's ex-President Ben Ali
27 January 2011 Last updated at 03:19 GMT
Tunisia's interim government has issued an international arrest warrant for the ousted president and his wife, who fled to Saudi Arabia after a popular uprising 12 days ago.
Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali and Leyla El Traboulsi are accused of abusing power to enrich themselves and of taking the money abroad.
The BBC's Dominic Kane reports.