Goodbye Libya, hello the Islamic Emirate of Benghazi
Pity Libya’s new president – the country’s sixth in three years. He takes over a powerless government and a state that is tearing itself apart. The real power, meanwhile, has shifted east, to the newly-declared Islamic Emirate of Benghazi. We should all be worried. By SIMON ALLISON for ISS TODAY.
This post was originally published on this site
About us Daily Maverick
The Daily Maverick is a unique blend of news, information, analysis and opinion delivered from our newsroom in Johannesburg, South Africa. There are many ways to describe exactly what we do (and for the price of a cup of coffee we'll talk your ears off about it), but the best way to understand the end result is to experience it. Every part of The Daily Maverick is free-to-air and no-payment-required, although free registration is required for a small subset of functions and pages.