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Basic People's Congress Arabic: مؤتمر شعبي أساسي‎ (Mu'tamar shaʿbi asāsi ) is the smallest administrative subdivision in Libya. The political caucuses and committees of the Basic People's Congress operate at this level.[1] Geographically it corresponds approximately to the level of a township or borough. Representatives from the Basic People's Congresses regulate operations at the higher shabiyah (district) level.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Vandewalle, Dirk J. (1998) Libya since independence: oil and state-building I B Tauris, London, pp. 95-97, ISBN 1-86064-264-0


  • Law, Gwillim (1999) "Libya" Administrative subdivisions of countries McFarland, Jefferson, North Carolina, p. 219, ISBN 0-7864-0729-8

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