Transitional National Council Forms New Libyan Cabinet

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Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton today said the formation of a new cabinet by the Transitional National Council is a significant step in Libya’s transition to a true democracy that is inclusive and representative of all Libyans.

She highlighted that tThe United States looks forward to working with the new interim government to address the key challenges that remain, such as protecting and respecting the rights of all Libyans, consolidating control over militias, ensuring a functioning and credible government and preparing for the transition to an elected government.

She stressed that the courage of the Libyan people and their dedication to freedom has inspired the world.

“We must continue to work and make their dream a reality.” -Ms. Clinton

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