The Libyan Prime Minister, Abdul Hamid Dbeibah, gave on Wednesday a draft election law that was devised by a ministerial committee to a national committee that is tasked with implementing the government’s “Return of Trust to the People” plan.
Seventy six Libyan deputies issued a statement Tuesday refusing to discuss the formation of any committees outside the framework of the 12th constitutional amendment approved by the Parliament.
The Prime Minister-designate, Fathi Bashagha, stressed that his government had already started the steps toward assuming power, saying that his government, would not be seated in any other city than Tripoli.
The Prime Minister-designate Fathi Bashagha accused on Wednesday the Government of National Unity (GNU) of usurping power and occupying state institutions’ headquarters in Tripoli in a way of fait accompli.
Now more than ever the Libyan parliamentary and presidential elections seem to be at risk of a soft military takeover – one that comes from inside the capital this time rather than from the eastern region.
The Libyan Prime Minister-designate, Fathi Bashagha, warned Tuesday in a statement all government institutions against implementing the orders of PM Abdul Hamid Dbiebah of the Government of National Unity.
The Libyan Prime Minister, Abdul Hamid Dbiebah, instructed the formation of a national committee for national dialogue on election laws and constitutional basis.
Norland discusses with Aldabaiba prevention of outbreak of violence, distribution of wealth, reopening of airspace with east
The U.S. Embassy revealed yesterday that Ambassador Richard Norland had held discussions with the incumbent Caretaker Prime Minister Abd Alhamid Aldabaiba in Tripoli yesterday.
The Prime Minister-designate, Fathi Bashagha, said elections cannot take place when there’s division and conflict, adding that initiatives aimed at holding parliamentary elections only in some areas rather than others could create fragmentation and partition.
The Prime Minister-designate, Fathi Bashagha, has told The Financial Times that his government will work from Tripoli even if the current Prime Minister, Abdul Hamid Dbeibah remained in office.