The National Transitional Council will run Libya for a period of up to eight months before calling general elections, rebel leader Mustafa Abdel-Jalil told FRANCE 24. During that time, a new constitution will be drafted.
The National Transitional Council intends to draw up a new constitution for the country and hold general elections after a period of ruling that should not exceed eight months, the head of the rebel council told France24 on Wednesday.
In a telephone interview, Mustafa Abdel-Jalil, chairman of the National Transitional Council, outlined the council’s election plans.
Date created : 2011-08-24