OPINION: Libya has one government and one parliament
By Azza K. Maghur.
Ottawa, 30 April 2014:
Libya has one government and one parliament.
Nevertheless, . . .members of the international media and foreign policy makers around the world are distorting this simple fact by speaking of Libya’s government as divided. Repetition has created a misleading media narrative and imposed a perceptual reality that in effect divides Libya. It is pressuring the country’s beleaguered democratisation process to a point where it may be aborted, or worse, push Libya towards partition.
A Constitutional Declaration was written in August 2011 to guide Libya forward through . . .