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Volume I: National Reports 1974

Gerhard Luther1

The Libyan Arab Republic ( al-djumhūriyyat al’arabiyyat al-lībiyya) is a unitary state. The territory of contemporary Libya was ceded by Turkey to Italy in December 1912 under the Peace Treaty of Ouc…

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Gerhard Luther, “Libya”, in: International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online, Edited by: U. Drobnig, R. David, H. H. Egawa, R. Graveson, V. Knapp, A. T. Von Mehren, Y. Noda, S. Rozmaryn, V. M. Tschchikvadze, H. Valladão, H. Yntema, K. Zweigert. Consulted online on 27 March 2023 <>
First published online: 2018

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