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Moderate Islamist Mohammed Magarief voted leader of...

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Mohammed Magarief, a main figure in the opposition against former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, is the new president of the the country's national assembly.

Magarief, who is now effectively head of state, comes from the eastern city of Benghazi, where the uprising against Gaddafi first began.