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Call for more seats for eastern Libya in upcoming elections

4 July 2012 Last updated at 17:39 BST

As Libyans get ready to go to the polls in historic parliamentary elections this week, there have been calls in the country's second largest city of Benghazi to boycott the vote.

Protesters say the oil-rich region of eastern Libya should be given a larger share of seats in the new 200-member parliament.

BBC Arabic's Ahmed Maher reports.