Libya leader Magarief vows to disband illegal militias

September 23, 2012   // 0 Comments

The interim Libyan leader, Mohammed Magarief, has vowed to disband all illegal militias in the aftermath of the US ambassador's death this month. All camps and militias not under the authority of the government would be dissolved and no unauthorised checkpoints allowed, he said. Militias that emerged during the fight to topple Col Muammar Gaddafi last year remain a powerful force. Residents o...

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