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  • Around 200 mostly armed protesters and militiamen blocked roads and beat up journalists in protest of the country's new Cabinet.

    Government security members meet spokesmen representing ex-revolutionary militia groups, arriving from different towns in Libya, in front of the General National Congress (GNC) building in Tripoli, Libya, Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012. Since Tuesday, armed protestors have cut the main road leading to the Parliament, vowing not to leave until members of the ousted regime of dictator Moammar Gadhafi are excluded from political life. Five of the 27 ministers would be reconsidered, a spokesman says, after concerns wer
    LAST UPDATE : Dec 11, 2012, 7:00 PM EST
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  • Libyan opposition National Transitional Council (NTC) leader Mahmud Jibril (R) and ambassador Ali Zidan (L) arrive on July 13, 2011 for a working session with European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso at the European Union Headquarters in Brussels.

    Ali Zidan attemtped to contstruct a more geographically representative and politically diverse group than his predecessor Mustafa Abushaqur.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 11, 2012, 12:30 PM EST
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  • In this Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012 file photo, Indian anti-corruption activist Arvind Kejriwal, center, is shielded by supporters as he flees police during clashes at a protest near the Prime Minister's official residence in New Delhi, India.

    A fiery former tax officer has become the bane of some of India's most powerful politicians, publicly accusing them — by name — of corruption.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 11, 2012, 7:30 AM EST
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  • In this Nov. 2, 2010 file photo, then-Florida Republican Congressional candidate David Rivera speaks in Coral Gables, Fla. Thanks for your service, and good luck. That's what the national parties are saying to congressional veterans like Rivera, R-Fla., Rep. Roscoe Bartlett, R-Md., and Rep. Larry Kissell, D-N.C.

    Scant support from national parties that have to prioritize winnable races in the fight for control of Congress.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 11, 2012, 6:00 AM EST
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