Libyan NTC leader Mustafa Abdel Jalil: 'On the threshold of a new era'
Mustafa Abdel Jalil, head of the Libyan rebels' National Transitional Council (NTC), has said that his country is "on the threshold of a new era", as rebel forces advance through Tripoli.
He also said that the country would play a full role in the international arena.
Mr Abdel Jalil confirmed that pro-Gaddafi resistance remained in areas of Tripoli, and the whereabouts of Col Gaddafi was not known.
22 Aug 2011
- From the section Africa