Mohamed Sowan (محمد صوان) is a Libyan Islamist activist and politician. He has been the leader of the Justice and Development Party since its foundation in March 2012. The Justice and Development Party is the political wing of the Libyan Muslim Brotherhood. Sowan is from the city of Misrata. He was imprisoned by the deposed Libyan Arab Jamahiriya government, until he was released in 2006 and subsequently worked as a hotel manager.
بنغازي عاصمة الثقافة الليبية لعام 2013 أطلقت وزارة الثقافة والمجتمع المدني من قصر المنار بمدينة بنغازي مشروعها الثقافي “عاصمة الثقافة الليبية” واختارت مدينة بنغازي عاصمة ليبيا الثقافية للعام 2013 … وحضر الحفل الذي أقيم بهذه المناسبة وكيلة وزارة الثقافة والمجتمع المدني ، ومدير إدارة المدن التاريخية ، ومدير مكتب الثقافة بنغازي ، وعدد من الأدباء والمثقفين والشعراء والكتاب الليبيين … وقالت […]
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