Tobruk Rejects UN Proposal

Libya's internationally-recognized parliament, the Tobruk-based House of Representatives (HoR), has reportedly decided to reject a United Nations proposal for a Government of National Accord (GNA).

Reuters quotes parliament member and general rapporteur Saleh Ghalma as saying that "the majority of the HoR members rejected the U.N.-proposed unity government in today's meeting and called for the peace dialogue to be continued."

But parliament spokesman Faraj Hashem [Farraj Abu Hashem] told the news agency that the deal had not been voted on: "The president of the House, Aghila Saleh, read a statement and left, this is an arbitrary decision."

The Tripoli-based parliament has not yet decided on the proposal.

(Sources: Reuters, Deutsche Welle)

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One Response to Tobruk Rejects UN Proposal

  1. Libyan 20th October 2015 at 4:43 pm #

    Thank God, After today these good for nothing so called parliament who have give zero to Libya for the last 18 months will lose today the only thing they had which is "internationally-recognized parliament"

    as from the 21st, they are nothing!

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