Libya: The Green Belt Tribes Announce Their Support for Saif Al-Islam Qaddafi in the December Elections

The Social Council of the Green Belt Tribes in Libya issued a statement welcoming the first media appearance of Saif al-Islam Qaddafi since the events of February 11, 2011. The statement said:

“We, on behalf of the great Libyan people, congratulate Dr. Saif Al-Islam Qaddafi on his first media appearance since 2011, in a press conference with an international newspaper announcing his candidacy for the presidential elections on December 24.”

The statement continued:

“We say to Dr. Saif Al-Islam Qaddafi, and to the world that the honorable and free people who love the symbolic leader, Muammar Qaddafi in the Green Belt regions are with you in their votes at the ballot boxes, in order to build the project of Libya tomorrow and get out of this dark tunnel.”

Libyan Position