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 Al Butnan 
 Al Hizam Al Akhdar 
 Al Jabal al Akhdar 
 Al Jifarah 
 Al Jufrah 
 Al Kufrah 
 Al Marj 
 Al Marqab 
 Al Qubbah 
 Al Wahah 
 An Nuqat al Khams 
 Ash Shati' 
 Az Zawiyah 
 Bani Walid 
 Sabratah Surman 
 Tajura' wa an Nawahi al Arba 
 Wadi Al Hayat 
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 National Transitional Council 

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Established December 24, 1951
Disbanded Still Active
Last ModifiedRBH September 16, 2011 09:02pm
DescriptionHistory of names for Libya

1951-1963: United Libyan Kingdom
1963-1969: Kingdom of Libya
1969-1977: Libyan Arab Republic
1977-1986: Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
1986-2011: Great Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
2011: Libyan Republic

United Nations General Assembly recognized the National Transitional Council as the Government of Libya on September 16th, 2011.


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Website Libya Daily.com 

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Dec 06, 2012 04:00pm Scandal U.S.-Approved Arms for Libya Rebels Fell Into Jihadis’ Hands  Article Craverguy 
Sep 21, 2012 10:30pm News Libyan pro-government activists attack militia headquarters  Article RP 
May 20, 2012 11:20am News Lockerbie bomber Abdelbaset al-Megrahi dies in Tripoli  Article Picimpalious 
May 11, 2012 12:00pm Analysis Libya's Rebels Without a Cause  Article Craverguy 
Nov 02, 2011 05:00pm News U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon, in Tripoli, urges Libya to secure weapons  Article ArmyDem 
Oct 25, 2011 08:00am Analysis The Libyan Pandora’s Box  Article Jason 
Aug 30, 2011 10:20am Analysis We're cheering on a football crowd with AK-47s, who could be worse than Gaddafi  Article Hikikomori Blitzkrieg! 
Aug 29, 2011 12:00pm News Qaddafi's family reportedly flees to Algeria  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Aug 23, 2011 02:00pm Commentary Oil-Rich Libyans Won’t Need Financial Aid in Post-Qaddafi Era  Article Andy 
Aug 22, 2011 10:00pm News News From Libya Pushes G.O.P. Candidates to Respond  Article ArmyDem 
Aug 21, 2011 07:40pm News Tyrant's sons 'held by rebels': Celebrations in capital amid claims Gaddafi has run away 'like a coward'  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Aug 18, 2011 05:00pm News NBC: Gadhafi making plans for leaving Libya   Article RP 
Jul 27, 2011 10:15am News Lockerbie bomber attends pro-Gadhafi rally  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Jul 15, 2011 09:00am News Clinton: U.S. recognizes top Libyan rebel group as government  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Jun 22, 2011 07:00pm Proposed Legislation House sets up Friday vote on limiting funding for Libya mission  Article Jason 
Jun 16, 2011 03:00pm News Rep. Cantor hints at bill as early as next week to defund US mission to Libya   Article ArmyDem 
Jun 16, 2011 08:30am Editorial Libya and the War Powers Act  Article ArmyDem 
Jun 10, 2011 01:00pm News For Some in Congress, an Unexpected Thank-You Note  Article ArmyDem 
May 25, 2011 06:00pm Analysis Libya campaign risks becoming quagmire for NATO  Article Jason 
May 17, 2011 04:50pm Perspective Libyan city buries its attackers respectfully   Article Brandonius Maximus 
May 13, 2011 02:00pm News Libya denies report Gadhafi may be wounded   Article Brandonius Maximus 
May 11, 2011 04:00pm Statement John McCain: Libya vote unlikely  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Apr 19, 2011 11:00pm General Libyan rebels get organised  Article Forwardista 
Apr 06, 2011 12:00am News Ex- U.S. congressman [Curt] Weldon says he will meet with Gadhafi  Article RBH 
Mar 29, 2011 07:00pm General White House: Libya fight is not war, it's 'kinetic military action'   Article kal 
Mar 25, 2011 12:00am Blog Entry Obama's maddening silence  Article Patrick 
Mar 23, 2011 03:45pm Blog Entry Did Obama violate the Constitution with Libya military action?  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Mar 18, 2011 04:00pm Statement Obama to Qaddafi: Compliance is "not negotiable"  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Mar 18, 2011 11:00am News Libya declares cease-fire, foreign minister says   Article Brandonius Maximus 
Feb 25, 2011 11:20pm News Envoy claims Libyans set up caretaker government  Article Picimpalious 
Feb 25, 2011 12:50pm Analysis What's in a flag?  Article Magical Horse 
Feb 24, 2011 03:00pm News US official: US has no reason to think Gaddafi dead  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Feb 21, 2011 02:00pm News Two Libyan fighter pilots defect, fly to Malta  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Feb 21, 2011 01:00pm News Report: Libya fighter jets attack protesters in Tripoli   Article Brandonius Maximus 
Feb 20, 2011 04:10pm General Libyan troops defect amid crackdown  Article Forwardista 
Feb 18, 2011 12:20am General Protests death toll rises in Libya  Article Forwardista 
Feb 15, 2011 02:00am General Violent protests break out in Libya  Article Forwardista 
Sep 05, 2008 05:30pm News Rice meets Gadhafi on historic visit to Libya   Article Brandonius Maximus 
Dec 22, 2007 09:00pm News Rice says hopes to visit Libya but no date given  Article Gerald Farinas 
Aug 08, 2006 12:35pm News District of Columbia Won't Turn on Water for Libyan Embassy  Article CBlock941 
Jun 23, 2006 04:00pm News White House to take Libya off terror list  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Feb 17, 2006 05:00pm News Nine Die in Cartoon Protests in Libya  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Aug 22, 2005 01:00pm News Col Gaddafi invites Bush to Libya  Article off_to_DC 
Aug 03, 2004 12:00am Editorial The faulty premise of pre-emption  Article RP 
Jun 28, 2004 12:00am News U.S. Resumes Relations With Libya  Article Servo 
Mar 26, 2004 12:00am News Blair's kisses for Gaddafi hide his guilt  Article Liberal 
Dec 22, 2003 12:00am News Libya Says Wants U.S. Oil Companies Back  Article *crickets chirp* 
Dec 19, 2003 12:00am News Libya 'to give up WMD'  Article Picimpalious 
Aug 15, 2003 12:00am News U.S.: Libya taking Lockerbie blame  Article Jester5716