Struggle in libya :

in the QueSt of
Democracy
Libya is a
country in
Northern
Africa.
It was ruled by a Libyan king
named Idris.
…before Muammar Al Gaddafi took over
and became the dictator.
He joined the military and staged a coup to seize control of...
On 17th of December 2010 began

The Arab Spring is
a revolutionary
wave of
demonstrations and
protests occurring
in the Ar...
FEBRUARY 2011:

Arab Spring thaws Libyan Winter
2011 February - Arrest of human rights campaigner sparks violent protests in eastern
city of Benghazi that rapidly spread ...
2011 March - UN

Security Council
authorises a no-fly zone
over Libya and air strikes
to protect civilians.
NATO assumes c...
2011 August - Rebels swarm into Col
Gaddafi's fortress compound in Tripoli, six
months after the uprising began.
Col Gadda...
2011 20 October - Col Gaddafi is killed. Three
days later, the NTC declares Libya to be
officially "liberated" and announc...
2012 February - Scores killed in clashes 
between Arab Zawi and African Tebu
groups in Al-Kufra in the remote south-east.
...
TEAM : Ishna, Jonah, Drishti,
Ilma, Kapil, Kartik
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Struggle In Libya

  1. 1. Struggle in libya : in the QueSt of Democracy
  2. 2. Libya is a country in Northern Africa.
  3. 3. It was ruled by a Libyan king named Idris.
  4. 4. …before Muammar Al Gaddafi took over and became the dictator. He joined the military and staged a coup to seize control of Libya in 1969, ousting King Idris. He ruled for 42 years.
  5. 5. On 17th of December 2010 began The Arab Spring is a revolutionary wave of demonstrations and protests occurring in the Arab world.
  6. 6. FEBRUARY 2011: Arab Spring thaws Libyan Winter
  7. 7. 2011 February - Arrest of human rights campaigner sparks violent protests in eastern city of Benghazi that rapidly spread to other cities. Authorities use aircraft to attack protestors. Gaddafi insists that he will not quit, and remains in control of the capital, Tripoli.
  8. 8. 2011 March - UN Security Council authorises a no-fly zone over Libya and air strikes to protect civilians. NATO assumes command. Backed by NATO forces, Libyan rebels initially capture territory but are then forced back by better-armed proGaddafi forces. Rebels ask West for arms. 2011 July - The International Contact Group on Libya formally recognises the main opposition group, the National Transitional Council (NTC), as the legitimate government of Libya.
  9. 9. 2011 August - Rebels swarm into Col Gaddafi's fortress compound in Tripoli, six months after the uprising began. Col Gaddafi goes into hiding. African Union 2011 AugustSeptember – African Union joins 60 countries which have recognised the NTC as the new Libyan authority.
  10. 10. 2011 20 October - Col Gaddafi is killed. Three days later, the NTC declares Libya to be officially "liberated" and announces plans to hold elections within eight months. 2012 January - Clashes erupt between public and former rebel forces in Benghazi in sign of discontent with the pace and nature of change under the governing NTC. The deputy head of the NTC, Abdel Hafiz Ghoga, resigns.
  11. 11. 2012 February - Scores killed in clashes  between Arab Zawi and African Tebu groups in Al-Kufra in the remote south-east. 2012 March - NTC officials in  the oil-rich east, centred on Benghazi, launch a campaign  to re-establish autonomy for the region, further increasing tension with the central NTC in Tripoli.
  12. 12. TEAM : Ishna, Jonah, Drishti, Ilma, Kapil, Kartik

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