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02-12-2013

When historians look back at Libya in a few decades’ time, they may well conclude that the shape of the count

In the News
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29-11-2013

The first round of Libya's local elections took place on Saturday, with a rolling series of votes in different areas set to be held in the coming weeks. 

In the News
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25-11-2013

Fighting between the Libyan army and Islamist militant group Ansar al-Sharia has killed nine people and injured 49, according to state news agency LANA.

In the News
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16-11-2013

Some 43 people were killed and at least 450 others wounded on Friday in the capital's single bloodiest day since the end of the 2011 conflict, with clashes also breaking out on 16 November.

In the News
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08-11-2013

Two people were killed and dozens more injured in some of the most violent inter-militia clashes in the capital since the 2011 revolution.

In the News
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05-11-2013

Following a recent statement by the Libyan Scholars' Association (rabitat ulama libya) condemning calls for federalism in Libya, the Dar al-Ifta has issued its own opinion on the matter.

LR updates
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14-10-2013

Libya Monitor wishes all its readers a peaceful Eid and a happy new Hijri year.

In the News
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10-10-2013

Libya's Prime Minister Ali Zeidan was seized from the Corinthia Hotel on the morning of 10 October.

LR updates
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07-10-2013

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LR updates
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07-10-2013

The Dar al-Ifta says that 6 October was the first day of the new lunar month, Dhu al-Hijjah, meaning that Eid ad-Adha will be on Tuesday 15 October.