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Guinea recognizes NTC as legitimate representative of Libyan people

08-29-2011 15:12 BJT Special Report:Libyan Rebels Control Tripoli |

CONAKRY, Aug. 29 (Xinhua) -- The Guinean government on Sunday officially recognized the National Transitional Council (NTC) as the legitimate representative of the Libyan people, an official statement read on national radio indicated.

A source close to the presidency said that Guinea's recognition of NTC comes after a similar move by many African countries as well as those from the other parts of the world.

"I think it's early to speak about sending a Guinean delegation to Libya, even though the National Transitional Council has officially been recognized by the Guinea Republic," a communication official at the office of the president who declined to be named said.

Editor:Wang Xiaomei |Source: Xinhua

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