Ghassan Salame (2nd L), special representative to the Secretary General of the United Nations for Libya, visits the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi on November 29, 2017. (AFP / Abdullah DOMA)
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UN Libya envoy Ghassan Salame on Saturday urged the conflict-torn country to seize an opportunity to forge its own path towards hoped-for elections next year while "international interference" is declining.Salame unveiled a plan in September for a legislative and presidential vote by next year in a bid to end years of political turmoil after the 2011 overthrow of long-time dictator Moamer Kadhafi.He has insisted on a new constitution, which would be put before a referendum before elections and he wants a national conference to reintegrate all the country's squabbling actors.
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