Libyan justice minister resigns in protest of violence

Libyan Justice Minister Mustafa Abdel-Jalil tendered his resignation in protests of what he called, "excessive use of force against unarmed protesters," DPA reported on Monday.
Abdel-Jalil confirmed to Libyan newspaper Quryna that he was in fact resigning, according to the report.
His resignation followed similar moves by other senior Libyan government officials and diplomats.