COAT OF ARMS
|Capital: TripoliGovernment: Provisional Government
Chairman of the Presidential Council: Fayez al-Sarraj
Population: 6,890,535 (2020)
Land Size: 1.77 million sq km (685,524 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Fri - Dec 3, 2021: Libya Needs More Than a Vote - AllAfrica News: Libya
[Chatham House] The international community must ensure a clear and workable election process if Libya is to achieve stability, argue Tim Eaton and Tarek Megerisi
- Mon - Nov 29, 2021: Gunmen Attack Court, Blocking Gaddafi Son's Appeal to Run for President - AllAfrica News: Libya
[RFI] Libya's unity government has condemned an attack on a court which prevented Saif al-Islam Kadhafi from lodging an appeal against disqualification from December's presidential election.
- Sat - Nov 27, 2021: Gaddafi's Bid for President Questions the ICC's Influence - AllAfrica News: Libya
[ISS] Saif al-Islam Gaddafi's ambitions in Libya may not materialise, but his move shows the international court's limits.
- Fri - Nov 26, 2021: 98 Candidates Apply for Libya's Presidential Election - AllAfrica News: Libya
[Ghanaian Times] A total of 98 candidates, including two females, have submitted applications for the first direct presidential election in Libya as the application ended on Tuesday.
- Thu - Nov 25, 2021: First Edition of 'Made in Libya' Exhibition Kicks-Off - AllAfrica News: Libya
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -- The first edition of the "Made in Libya" exhibition kicked-off on Wednesday at the Kram exhibition centre, with the participation of 150 companies.