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Central bank governor Al Kabir battles for control of Libya's petrodollars

The governor of the Libyan Central Bank, Al Seddik Omar al-Kabir.
The governor of the Libyan Central Bank, Al Seddik Omar al-Kabir. © Murat Gok/Anadolu/AFP
Al Seddik Omar Al Kabir is waging an underground war against Prime Minister Abdelhamid Dabaiba, who is protecting his ally, the National Oil Corp boss Farhat Omar Bengdara. At stake is control of the country's oil revenues. [...]
Published on 30.11.2023 at 05:40 GMT Reading time 4 minutes Sarah Vernhes
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