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Government: Outages in Tripoli as Minorities Block Power Output

Libya's government blamed protests by two minority groups demanding more political rights for outages in the capital, Tripoli, and other parts of the North African country, state media said on Monday.   Power went off for hours during the day in central Tripoli as household demand for heat surged as temperatures dropped sharply.   A group of Amazigh, or Berbers, has stopped gas supplies from the southwestern Wafa field to demand language rights. Members of the Tibu, another...

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