|Election Posters in Tripoli|
The hope for upcoming elections is also ubiquitous. All I met with talked of hope for their country - hope that corruption will decrease, hope that businesses will finally be allowed to prosper, and hope that the government will ensure stability and security for its much-beleaguered citizens.
For their sakes, and for the health of the Middle East revolutions, I hope it is so. In a week where Turkey is pressing for retribution against Syria for shooting down a plane, and an Egyptian counter-revolution was a near-miss, the region could certainly do with legitimated political success.
By the looks of things, the Libyans are well on their way.