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  אייר 6, 5774 , 06/05/14

Libyan Prime Minister Reconfirmed

Libyan Parliament Speaker Nouri Abu-Sahmain confirmed, Monday, the appointment of Ahmed Ma'itik as prime minister. Ma'itik will be asked to form a government in two weeks.

Ma'itik was sworn in on Sunday but one of Abu-Sahmain's deputies, Ezzedine Al-Awami, invalidated the move, claiming that there were not enough parliament members present for the vote.

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