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  3/30/2014, Adar Bet 28, 5774

Libya Held Captive by Armed Militants

Libyan Electricity Minister Ali Mihirig commented in response to the past month’s events, including when Libyan militia holding an oil tanker and steering it off course, causing the Prime Minister to quit and flee.

 "It will be a long way before Libyans realize the importance of building democracy, of building a state, and that using arms is not an option anymore," he said. "The next three to five months are very critical for Libya and will define where the state will go."