26 Aug '11, 4am

Did Gaddafi have a crush on ex-US secretary of state Condoleeza Rice? This and more in our Big Story section on Libya

February 15-19: Inspired by revolts in other Arab countries, including neighbouring Tunisia and Egypt, a rebellion breaks out including in Benghazi, Libya's second city. March 19: With troops loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi threatening rebel-held Benghazi, French, US and British forces launch UN-mandated air attacks and push them back. March 30: Libyan foreign minister Mussa Kussa defects. Dozens of political and military figures follow suit. March 31: The North Atlantic Treaty Organisation takes over formal command of the military operation. April 20: France and Italy join Britain in sending military advisers to assist the rebels. May 1: Gaddafi escapes a Nato air strike, which the regime says kills his youngest son, Seif al-Arab, and three grandchildren. June 1:Nato says the operation, originally due to wind up at the end of June, will continue until the end of Se...

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/The-Big-Story/The-Big-Story-3...

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