Libya Media Assessment

Libya Media Assessment
Author(s):
Matt Abud and Ben Moran

An extraordinary proliferation of media outlets is emerging in areas controlled by Libya’s rebels, an encouraging sign in the North African country that today faces a tense stand-off in the capitol of Tripoli with the Gaddafi regime, a new report shows. According to the report, Libya has many challenges in its future; with the right support, new media outlets will be able to make the strongest contribution possible to the transition’s political stability, its democracy, and its social cohesion.

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