Protesting Berbers force their way into Libyan parliament




 
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Protesting Berbers force their way into Libyan parliament
 
August 13th, 2013  
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Protesting Berbers force their way into Libyan parliament
TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Members of Libya's ethnic Berber minority forced their way into the parliament building in Tripoli on Tuesday, smashing windows and destroying furniture, in a demonstration to press for greater recognition, an assembly spokesman said. The protest occurred during a break in a regular session at the assembly, General National Congress spokesman Omar Hmaiden said. There were no immediate reports of casualties, but Hmaiden said furniture had been smashed and some documents belonging to assembly members were missing. ...

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