Libyan opposition leader calls for unity

Fears splits could be emerging following the killing of former rebel commander Abdel Fattah Younes.

    The chairman of Libya's opposition has called for unity among members of the National Transitional Council.

    There are fears splits could be emerging following the killing of former rebel commander Abdel Fattah Younes.

    The National Transitional Council dissolved its executive committee.

    But as Tony Birtley explains from Benghazi, there are doubts that even that will be enough.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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