APA – In a majority vote on Wednesday, Libya’s parliament voiced confidence in the new interim government formed by Prime Minister Abdul Hamid Dbeibeh, APA reports citing Anadolu Agency.
After two days of intense debate, parliament approved the cabinet of interim Prime Minister Abdul Hamid Dbeibah, with 121 of the 132 lawmakers present voting in support, his spokesman said.
Since Monday, the House of Representatives members have met in the coastal city of Sirte for a vote of confidence. Set to be held on Monday, the voting was postponed to Tuesday and then to Wednesday.
Dbeibeh proposed a unity government of 27 members on Saturday, promising that the government will prioritize “improving services, unifying state institutions, and ending the transitional period by holding elections.”