Libyans Vote Amid Fears of Violence
Linkedin

Libyans Vote Amid Fears of Violence

Tripoli : Libya | Jul 07, 2012 at 1:56 AM PDT
Source: Fox
XX XX
Views: Pending
 
Libya   Libyans started voting on Saturday in the first parliamentary election since the ouster and slaying last year of longtime dictator Muammar Qaddafi, a major step forward on the tumultuous transition to democratic government after more than four decades of authoritarian rule. FULL ARTICLE AT Fox
1 of 28
Next
Libyan man casts his vote at a polling station in Tripoli
Libyan man casts his vote at a polling station in Tripoli
 
  • Clear
  • Share:
  • Share
  • Clear
  • Clear
  • Clear
  • Clear
 
  • Credibility
  • Wait... Flag
 
 
Advertisement
 

News Stories

 
  • In Libya, joy and purple fingers: But also big questions

      Christian Science Monitor
    But militia violence, an absence of strong institutions, and a tussle between Federalism and a strong central government, loom large. Libyans are at the polls today for the country's first free election in six decades. Reports from the ground so far...
  • Tensions as Libya votes

      Sydney Morning Herald
    Speaking to reporters after casting his ballot in the capital, Prime Minister Abdurrahim el-Keib said: ''We are celebrating today and we want the whole world to celebrate with us.'' Libya's election is the latest fruit of Arab Spring revolts against...
  • South Russia floods kill at least 99

    Russian news agencies say the death toll in flooding after torrential rains in a southern region has risen to 99. Tass and RIA Novosti said the figure came from unnamed officials at the Interior Ministry. The overnight rains dumped as much as about...
  • Libyans vote in first election since Gaddafi's downfall

      The Guardian
    Amel Pain/EPA Jubilant Libyan voters marked a major step toward democracy after decades of erratic one-man rule, casting their ballots on Saturday in the first parliamentary election after last year's overthrow and killing of long-time leader Muammar...

Images

 >
 

More From Allvoices



Use of this site is governed by our Terms of Use Agreement and Privacy Policy.

© Allvoices, Inc. 2008-2014. All rights reserved. Powered by PulsePoint.