Libyan PM proposes rights activist Allaghi as foreign minister: deputies

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Posted: Sep 17, 2014 9:24 AM

BENGHAZI Libya (Reuters) - Libya's Prime Minister Abdulah al-Thinni presented a new cabinet of 16 ministers for approval to the country's elected parliament, deputies said on Wednesday.

Thinni proposed human rights activist Farida Allaghi as the oil producer's next foreign minister, they said.

(Reporting by Feras Bosalum and Ahmed Elumami; Writing by Ulf Laessing, editing by John Stonestreet)