Why Libya's New Elections Might Not Put the Country Back On Track
Libya's transitional leaders, some of whom will be presidential candidates, are entangled in - and benefit from - the country's war economy. So do various armed factions that may view the vote as a threat to their interests and disrupt the process before it begins, writes Jacob Mundy for The Conversation Africa.
The Conversation Africa, 6 June 2018
Libya has been politically unstable since 2011 when a successful uprising against Muammar Gaddafi's longstanding regime left a power vacuum. A transitional government was elected… Read more »