New Libyan parliament meets far from city battlegrounds (25)

The Globe and Mail 2014.08.02 20:51
Ayman Al-Warfalli TOBRUK, Libya - Reuters Libya's newly elected House of Representatives held its first session on Saturday, holed up in a heavily guarded provincial hotel as armed factions turned the two biggest cities, Tripoli and Benghazi, into battlefields. Western governments, who have mostly evacuated their diplomats after two weeks of fighting, hope the new parliament can create space for
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