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Libya High Court Orders Parliament to Dissolve

Libya's Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the country's internationally recognized parliament is invalid, adding to an already tumultuous political scene in the deeply fractured North African state. Islamist lawmakers questioned the House of Representative's constitutionality because the legislative body operates from the eastern city of Tobruk and not from the capital Tripoli or the second city, Benghazi. The parliament moved after an Islamist militia coalition seized the...

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