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Published: Thursday May 22, 2014 MYT 3:00:03 AM
Updated: Thursday May 22, 2014 MYT 3:01:37 AM

New Libyan PM Maiteeq says he wants cabinet open to all factions

TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Libya's new prime minister, Ahmed Maiteeq, said on Wednesday he wanted to form a cabinet open to all political factions that rejected the use of weapons.

Asked at his first news conference about the violence and chaos gripping the oil producer, Maiteeq said Libya needed dialogue to solve its problems.

(Reporting by Ahmed Elumami, Feras Bosalum and Ulf Laessing; Editing by Kevin Liffey)


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