Fake election where held in Libya, to give the war campaign a legal face...
Renewed violence in Libya. Electoral worker was killed on Friday. Rebells or Green resistans firing at a helicopter carrying voting material for the ""elections"" ...the helicopter was forced to make an emergency landing outside the eastern town of Benghazi. It is not yet clear who is responsible.
Eastern Libya pressing for a boycott.
"We don't want Tripoli to rule all of Libya," said Fadlallah Haroun, a former rebel commander in the east's regional capital, Benghazi.
Friday's helicopter attack was the latest in a string of violence in the run-up to the vote.
On Thursday, Rebels or Green resistance shut down three eastern oil refineries - in Ras Lanouf, Brega and Sidr - to press the transitional government to cancel the vote.They also have cut the country's main coastal highway linking east to west.
Earlier this week, ex-rebel fighters and Green resistance in Benghazi and in the nearby town of Ajdabiya attacked elections offices, setting fire to ballot papers.
NTC is claiming that about 2.8 million voters, out of more than three million eligible, have registered for the ""election"".