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Libya Population, Main Cities and Geography

Libya: population and cities Population Population According to Countryaah website, Libya has around 6.7 million people. Ethnic composition In Libya predominantly Arabs and minorities of Berbers live in a narrow strip in the north-west, Tuaregs in a smaller area in the west and south-west and Tebus in the south-east. There are also numerous workers from… Read More »

Libya Politics and Education

State structure and political system of Libya The role of the fundamental law is officially performed by the Koran, according to a brief Declaration on the establishment of the power of the people, adopted on March 2, 1977 at an extraordinary session of the highest legislative body – the General People’s Congress (GPC). This document… Read More »

Libya Geopolitics

Until 2011 one of the most stable countries in the entire Middle East and North African arc, following the revolts triggered against the former regime of Muammar Gaddafi and the external intervention led by NATO in March 2011 (which, in October of that year also led to the death of Gaddafi), Libya today appears to… Read More »

Libya Economy

The oil is the main source of the country’s wealth, which until the first decade of the twenty-first century boasted one of the per capita income highest in the African continent (over 16 115 $ US in 2008), but today, because of the war, dropped significantly (US $ 6,692 in 2018). Until the mid-fifties of… Read More »