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HindustanTimes Fri,26 Dec 2014

World

Voting under way in Libya general election
AFP
Tripoli, June 25, 2014
First Published: 12:08 IST(25/6/2014)
Last Updated: 12:25 IST(25/6/2014)

Polling was under way across Libya on Wednesday in a general election seen as crucial for the future of a country hit by months of political chaos and growing unrest.

Polling stations opened at 0600 GMT, with 1.5 million registered voters choosing from among the 1,628 candidates contesting the 200 seats in the General National Congress, or Parliament.


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