Former Libyan oil minister Shukri Ghanem
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Libya's former oil minister explains defection

Former Libyan oil minister Shukri Ghanem has been speaking about his country's plight and why he chose to defect.

Mr Ghanem, a former prime minister, is now in Rome from where he criticised the ongoing bloodshed in Libya, saying that the situation was "unbearable" and made his position untenable.

  • 01 Jun 2011
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