Zeidan government takes power in second handover ceremony

Tripoli, 18 November:

The government of Prime Minister Ali Zeidan formally took power from the outgoing government of Abdurrahim Al-Kib at a handover ceremony held today, Wednesday, at the prime minister’s office in Tripoli.

Zeidan’s government was sworn-in at a major ceremony at the National Congress on Wednesday, attended by the majority of Congress, members of the National Transitional Council, the Kib government, and dozens of international dignitaries.

Today was a more low-key and practical affair, in which Prime Minister Zeidan quite literally took office after having signed the transfer papers with Prime . . .

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