July 06, 2012

Libya Election Materials Destroyed In Ajdabiya Fire

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Arab spring!!

A fire has destroyed election materials in Libya, days ahead of the first elections since Col Muammar Gaddafi was toppled as leader last year.

Libyan officials said the fire had destroyed ballot boxes and papers at a depot in the eastern city of Ajdabiya.

A security source said the fire is being investigated as a suspected arson attack, according to Reuters.

It comes less than a week after the ransacking of electoral commission offices in Benghazi, north of Ajdabiya[More...]

Don't like the candidates? Burn the ballots/ballot boxes.

At least they didn't burn the candidates, yet.

By Stable Hand at 11:40 AM | Comments |