Britain Officially Recognizes Libyan Opposition Group as Government

Britain is officially recognizing Libya's main opposition group as the government's legitimate government, and cutting all relations with Moammar Gadhafi's regime. Speaking on Wednesday, Foreign Secretary William Hague said Britain will unfreeze 91 million pounds of Libyan oil assets to help the National Transitional Council. The United Kingdom now recognizes the National Transitional Council as Libya's only legitimate authority.