Africa Splits Over Recognizing Libyan Transitional Council

African nations are divided over whether to recognize Libya's Transitional National Council, and the African Union's Peace and Security Council says governments which have taken power by unconstitutional means cannot take part in AU affairs.

Libyans in Zimbabwe celebrate Muammar al-Gaddafi's fall. Harare, which backs Gaddafi, is considering expelling the Libyan ambassador after he defected to the opposition.


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