Posts Tagged ‘President’

Libya’s parliament fails to pass referendum law, says to activate direct presidential elections

  • 27 August 2018 - 19:48
Libya’s parliament fails to pass referendum law, says to activate direct presidential elections

The House of Representatives in Tobruk in eastern Libya failed to reach full quorum for Monday session and only 25 members attended, thus making it very difficult for the passing of the constitution referendum law.  The spokesman for the HoR Abdullah Blehiq told reporters that the Speaker...

Loyalists of eastern commander Haftar mandate him as Libya President

  • 12 December 2017 - 22:33
Loyalists of eastern commander Haftar mandate him as Libya President

Hundreds of men and women as well as children were seen in different parts of eastern Libya, mainly Benghazi, holding slogans and posters in their hands that read "Khalifa Haftar is Libya's President After December 17." Haftar is the commander of Operation Dignity and the self-proclaimed Libyan...

Libyan strongman forcing people to sign recommendation for him to become president

  • 7 September 2017 - 11:15
Libyan strongman forcing people to sign recommendation for him to become president

According to eyewitnesses and sources from Benghazi, the forces of Operation Dignity led by Khalifa Haftar, have started forcing people into signing a recommendation letter that says they wish to have Hatar as president of Libya for the next four years. Sources wrote on social media in Libya...