Libya's presidential council to present new cabinet

Libya's UN-backed Prime Minister-designate, Fayez al-Sarraj speaks during a press conference in the capital Tripoli on March 30, 2016Libya’s presidential council will present a new government line-up in an attempt to secure the backing of the country’s parliament, it said Wednesday. The parliament, which rejected a previous unity government in a confidence vote on Monday, gave the council a “final chance” and 10 days to propose a new cabinet. In a statement published on Wednesday on the website of the Government of National Accord (GNA), the council called on Libya’s parliament, based in the eastern city of Tobruk, to endorse the new cabinet.

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