Archive: 7/17/2011
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  7/17/2011, Tammuz 15, 5771

Libyan Jews Appoint Envoy to Benghazi Shadow Gov't


A Libyan Jewish organization has formally recognized the new shadow government based in the rebel stronghold of Benghazi as the country's new regime.

The World Organization of Libyan Jews is comprised of some 200,000 former refugees, many of whom fled to Israel.