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# ntc - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

Libyan NTC publishes first plans for writing new constitution

Plans to elect a constitutional assembly come as the country teeters on the possibly of a war between rival militias.

# ntc - Monday 31 October, 2011

Libya names new prime minister

Meanwhile, NATO’s Secretary General is in Tripoli to mark the military organisation’s withdrawal from the country.

# ntc - Thursday 27 October, 2011

UN mandate on Libya to cease next week

The United Nations has voted to lift the no-fly zone over Libya on October 31, as well as end its authorisation of military action to protect civilians.

# ntc - Monday 24 October, 2011

Libyan leader orders investigation of Gaddafi death

The US, Britain and international rights groups have been calling for an investigation into whether Libya’s former rebels killed a wounded Gaddafi after pulling him out of a drainage pipe in his hometown of Sirte.

# ntc - Saturday 22 October, 2011

Libya's liberation to be declared on Sunday

Meanwhile, Prime Minister Mahmoud Jibril has said that elections will be held within eight months.

# ntc - Friday 21 October, 2011

Gaddafi's body being kept in shopping centre freezer

The dictator’s remains have reportedly been hidden there to keep them safe from angry crowds. (Warning: extremely graphic image).

# ntc - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things to know this morning…

# ntc - Monday 3 October, 2011

Libyan interim leaders announce new government and vow to step down

Meanwhile, the push to control Gaddafi’s home town of Sirte.

# ntc - Saturday 17 September, 2011

UN approves Libya seat for former rebels

The UN gave strong backing to Libya’s former rebels yesterday by handing their National Transitional Council the country’s UN seat.

# ntc - Friday 16 September, 2011

Libyan forces pull back after fierce battles in Gaddafi's hometown

Fighting between pro-Gaddafi and anti-regime fighers intensified today in Bani Walid as revolutionary forces advanced on Sirte, Gaddafi’s hometown.

# ntc - Thursday 15 September, 2011

Cameron and Sarkozy visit Libya

The leaders of France and Britain are travelling to Libya today to welcome country’s new rulers – however fighting is still continuing between NTC forces and Gaddafi loyalists.

# ntc - Saturday 10 September, 2011

IMF recognises Libyan rebels and pledges to revive economy

Christine Lagarde tells the world that she’s following the wishes of IMF members by recognising the NTC as Libya’s real leaders.

# ntc - Thursday 1 September, 2011

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you should know this morning…