Go to the Globe and Mail homepage

Jump to main navigationJump to main content

AdChoices

In pictures

The power of bread in the Middle East Add to ...

High prices for staple foods and fears over shortages have been cited for galvanizing masses in Tunisia, an act which spiraled into a revolution. Protests spread to Algeria, Morocco, Yemen and most notably to Egypt, the world's largest importer of wheat

Next story

loading

Trending

loading

Most popular videos »

More from The Globe and Mail

Most popular