Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. One of the countries most changed by the wave of civil unrest that swept Northern Africa and the Arab World in 2011, commonly known as the Arab Spring, is Libya. The unrest in Libya steadily grew into a civil war, causing the collapse of the Libyan Arab Jamahiriya regime lead by the infamous Muammar Gaddafi. Today Libya is governed by a transitional administration called the National Transitional Council, that is trying to unite and rebuild the battered country. After Learn more about the 2011 civil war in Libya, its key events and consequences, both local and global, in the following pages.