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Chronology of events in Libya

Dana EichhorstAugust 22, 2011

Six months ago it was unclear if opposition militants in Libya would prevail against Muammar Gaddafi's superior army. Since March, a UN-mandated military coalition has eased the way for the rebels. Political and financial assistance was provided.