Libyans celebrate after voting in Martyr's Square. It was formerly called Green Square, where former President Muammar Gadaffi would make yearly speaches.
After 42 years of Muammar Gaddafi's reign, Libyans participated in the first democratic election since 1969. Calls for boycott and election violence threatened the momentous day as campaigning drew to a close the day before the July 7 election.
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