For the first time in 23 years Tunisia is waking up to a new leader on Saturday.

For the first time in 23 years Tunisia is waking up to a new leader on Saturday.

Prime minister Mohamed Ghannouchi assumed temporary presidential power on Friday.

President Zine el Abidine Ben Ali has fled to Saudi Arabia, pushed out by weeks of popular protests.

Al Jazeera’s Caroline Malone reports.

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