Libyan rebels battling Moammar Gadhafi’s troops along the country’s Mediterranean coast said they have captured all of the strategic eastern port city of Brega, which has repeatedly changed hands in the 6-month-old civil war.

Quoted from Libyan rebels: Eastern oil terminal Brega seized on Yahoo! News – Latest News & Headlines

The First Libyan Civil War, also referred to as the Libyan Revolution or 17 February Revolution, was an armed conflict in 2011 in the North African country of Libya fought between forces loyal to Colonel The timeline of the Libyan Civil War begins on 15 February 2011 and ends on 20 October 2011. It begins with a series of peaceful protests, similar to others of the Arab Spring, later becoming After years of sabre-rattling, commander Khalifa Haftar ordered his troops on Thursday to march on the capital Tripoli, escalating a conflict with the internationally recognized Libya - The New York The State of Libya, situated along the Mediterranean Sea on Africa’s northern coast, shares borders with Egypt, Sudan, Chad, Niger, Algeria and Tunisia. Tags: libya, york, times, Libya Revolt of 2011: In early 2011, amid a wave of popular protest in countries throughout the Middle East and North Africa, largely peaceful demonstrations against entrenched regimes brought quick transfers of power in Egypt FILE PHOTO: Khalifa Haftar, the military commander who dominates Libya, arrives to attend an international conference on Libya at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, May 29, 2018. 16th century - Libya becomes part of the Ottoman Empire, which joins the three provinces of Tripolitania, Cyrenaica and Fezzan into one regency in Tripoli.

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