#Libya: Election as tweeted by several journalists #LYElect

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Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

UN source tells me #Libya elections, due June 19, likely to be delayed by week or two but should happen before Ramadan begins around July 20

04/06/2012 01:44:36 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

Reports that militia has taken over Tripoli airport, diverting flights. Relieved I decided to fly into Benghazi instead this week #Libya

04/06/2012 20:37:32 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

'Libya is not like Somalia, It isn’t even like Yemen' Bravo @jricole for challenging the naysayers after visit to Libya http://t.co/IztJKGqk

05/06/2012 19:08:23 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

Reports RPGs fired at US consulate in Benghazi early today, apparently in retaliation for killing of Abu Yahya al-Libi in US strike #Libya

06/06/2012 18:50:06 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

Attack on US consulate in Benghazi follows recent attack on ICRC offices there. Local sources believe same group may be responsible #Libya

06/06/2012 19:10:44 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

Group that claimed responsibility for recent Red Cross attack in Benghazi released video message afterwards warning against the US #Libya

06/06/2012 19:13:23 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

Scores of men flying black flags in arms-mounted vehicles travelled from several towns to Benghazi today for rally calling for sharia #Libya

08/06/2012 02:30:35 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

Some things never change in Tripoli #Libya: gridlocked streets and terrible driving.

08/06/2012 02:32:27 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

Streets of Tripoli are festooned with billboards and posters urging people to participate in forthcoming national elections #Libya

08/06/2012 02:33:50 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

Race is on to bring all kinds of franchises to #Libya: I've been in the country 24hrs + already heard talk of M&S, Ikea, KFC, McDonalds,Zara

08/06/2012 02:37:57 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

Club of Madrid delegation visiting #Libya. Hear they met ex-LIFG leader Abdel Hakim Belhaj who is running in forthcoming national elections

08/06/2012 02:58:54 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

Many within #Libya's jihadi milieu still sceptical/in denial over reports Libyan AQ leader Abu Yahya al-Libi was killed in US air strike

08/06/2012 03:03:41 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

Man making fun of those who say Libya is like Somalia points at kids playing in Martyrs Sq + asks: Do they have bouncy castles in Mogadishu?

08/06/2012 03:27:19 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

Rally in solidarity with Syrian opposition held at Tripoli's Martyrs Square last night. Such demonstrations a regular occurrence in #Libya

09/06/2012 12:39:42 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

I'm here in Tripoli to help train Libyan journalists. Asked some last night where they think most Libyans get their news. Answer: Facebook

09/06/2012 12:42:00 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

Libyan journalist on how advent of the internet affected people of #Libya: 'It was like a bird flying free of its cage after decades'

09/06/2012 22:16:46 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

Interesting discussion with Libyan journalists who work for either govt funded or privately funded media over which one people trust more

09/06/2012 22:43:27 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

@TH_Smith @sharon_lynch Diverse group incl people from Tripoli, Benghazi, Derna, Misrata, Sabratha + south. All ages.

10/06/2012 02:47:52 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

@TH_Smith @sharon_lynch Internet use increased since revolution.More internet cafes opened.FB/Youtube used by brigades,pol parties,imams

10/06/2012 02:52:13 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

Is #Libya the only country in the world where bottled water is much more expensive than petrol? Litre of water: $0.5. Petrol around $0.12

10/06/2012 03:57:24 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

Main stories today in #Libya: four ICC staff detained after seeing Saif Gaddafi; more reports w/ anon officials saying elex to be postponed

10/06/2012 04:14:24 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

It's official after weeks of rumours: #Libya's first national elections in more than 40 years are postponed until July 7

10/06/2012 23:39:41 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

Taxi driver en route from #Libya electoral commission presser unsurprised at postponing of elections till July 7, said most pple expected it

10/06/2012 23:50:03 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

#Libya beat Cameroon in World Cup qualifier match tonight causing Tripoli to erupt in cheering, horn blaring and, yes, celebratory gunfire

11/06/2012 05:13:57 WIB
Mary Fitzgerald @MaryFitzger

British diplomatic convoy hit by RPG in Benghazi today. Guard injured in attack. #Libya

11/06/2012 23:21:44 WIB
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