After years of stagnant politics, unpaid salaries and corruption, Kurds have lost faith in politics. This shrunk the turnout of registered Kurdish voters for the upcoming parliamentary elections. However, observers say that this election could disrupt the delicate balance of power between the main Kurdish parties.
Libyans displaced from Tawergha are hoping that they can return home after the signing of the reconciliation pact with the town of Misrata. However many of them are now discovering that the route home is filled with obstacles and hardships.