Abdel Hakim Belhaj (center left), a prominent militia commander, walks with Transitional National Council Chairman Mustafa Abdel Jalil in Tripoli on Sept. 10. The battle to oust Moammar Gadhafi produced a number of leaders who will have to work together to form a new government. Francois Mori/AP hide caption

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Libya's Newest Concern: Looming Political Battles

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Exacerbated By Conflict, Somalia Famine Persists

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Misrata Recovering From Libya's Bloody Battles

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Morning Edition

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Remembering Nobel Prize Winner Wangari Maathai

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First African Nobel Peace Prize Winner Dies

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A Family Searches For Peace In War-Torn Somalia

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President Obama shakes hands with the South Sudanese President Salva Kiir in New York last week. Obama offered U.S. support for what will be a major development program in the new nation. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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South Sudan Seeks U.N. Help For 'Difficult Journey'

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Amid Protests, Bahrain Votes With U.S. Blessing

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Libyans flee on foot along the main road heading west, away from Sirte, on Tuesday. Sirte, cut off from the rest of the country, is the last major town controlled by forces loyal to toppled dictator Moammar Gadhafi. Gaia Anderson/AP hide caption

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In Libya, Some Just Learning Of Gadhafi's Downfall

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Sierra Leone First Lady Redefines Health System

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Libyan rebels pray before going out on patrol outside the port city of Misrata on April 30. Religion plays a major role in Libyan life, and Islamist groups want to be part of the new government. Christophe Simon/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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What Role Will Islamists Play In Libya?

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President Obama meets with Mustafa Abdul-Jalil, chairman of the Libyan Transitional National Council, at the United Nations in New York on Tuesday. Allan Tannenbaum-Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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President Obama Praises Libya's Political Transition

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Can Arab Spring Improve Lives Of Women?

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