Clashes erupt between security forces and residents in Sidi Bouzid amid wave of social unrest.
Unrest over unemployment in Tunisia escalates, with a rare display of public protest in the capital.
The demonstrations first began 10 days ago in a central rural region – where people are upset about poor living conditions.
And now, some of the country’s trade unions have called for a “solidarity protest”.
Al Jazeera’s Bhanu Bhatnagar reports.