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UNSMIL Studying Supreme Court Ruling

The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) takes note of the Supreme Court’s ruling, and will be studying it closely. In this regard, UNSMIL is consulting closely with Libyan stakeholders across the political spectrum, and with international partners. At this critical moment, UNSMIL calls on all parties to place the national interest above all […]

Supreme Court 'Invalidates' Elected Parliament

Libya's supreme court has invalidated the country's internationally-recognised parliament, the House of Representatives, following a legal challenge. According to a report from BBC News, the court said the parliament was unconstitutional. Libyan MP Abu Bkr-Bouiera said that the ruling was "baseless" and said it was "a step towards dividing the country". (Source: BBC News)