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Flag changes:

1900-01-01:

Sanjak of BENGHAZI  (Benghazi)   -   BENGHAZI

1912-08-01:

Independent Sheikhdom of CYRENAICA  (Jarabub)   -   CYRENAICA

1929-01-02:

Senussi Territory of CYRENAICA  (Jalu)   -   CYRENAICA

1931-10-01:

Vice-Governorate of CYRENAICA  (Benghazi)   -   ITALIAN CYRENAICA

1941-02-28:

SENUSSI Sheikhdom of Cyrenaica  (Jarabub)   -   SENUSSIA

1944-07-01:

British Protectorate of CYRENAICA  (Benghazi)   -   CYRENAICA

1949-03-01:

British Protectorate of the Independent Emirate of CYRENAICA  (Benghazi)   -   CYRENAICA

1950-12-06:

Autonomous Emirate of CYRENAICA  (Benghazi)   -   CYRENAICA

1963-04-25:

Province of CYRENAICA  (Benghazi)   -   CYRENAICA

1969-11-07:

BENGHAZI Governorate  (Benghazi)   -   BENGHAZI

1972-01-01:

BENGHAZI Governorate  (Benghazi)   -   BENGHAZI

1977-11-11:

BENGHAZI Governorate  (Benghazi)   -   BENGHAZI

2011-02-17:

National Conference for the Libyan Opposition : NCLO  (Benghazi)   -   LIBYAN OPPOSITION

2011-02-27:

National Transitional Council of LIBYA  (Benghazi)   -   NATIONALIST LIBYA

2012-03-06:

CYRENAICA Transitional Council : Eastern Libya  (Benghazi)   -   CYRENAICA



































Arms changes:

1900-01-01:

Sanjak of BENGHAZI  (Benghazi)   -   BENGHAZI

1912-10-18:

Independent Sheikhdom of CYRENAICA  (Jarabub)   -   CYRENAICA

1929-01-02:

Senussi Territory of CYRENAICA  (Jalu)   -   CYRENAICA

1931-10-01:

Vice-Governorate of CYRENAICA  (Benghazi)   -   ITALIAN CYRENAICA

1941-02-28:

SENUSSI Sheikhdom of Cyrenaica  (Jarabub)   -   SENUSSIA

1946-10-01:

British Protectorate of the Senussi Emirate of CYRENAICA  (Benghazi)   -   CYRENAICA

1949-03-01:

British Protectorate of the Independent Emirate of CYRENAICA  (Benghazi)   -   CYRENAICA

1951-12-24:

Governorate of CYRENAICA  (Benghazi)   -   CYRENAICA

1963-04-25:

Province of CYRENAICA  (Benghazi)   -   CYRENAICA

1969-11-07:

BENGHAZI Governorate  (Benghazi)   -   BENGHAZI

1972-01-01:

BENGHAZI Governorate  (Benghazi)   -   BENGHAZI

1977-11-11:

BENGHAZI Governorate  (Benghazi)   -   BENGHAZI

2011-02-17:

National Conference for the Libyan Opposition : NCLO  (Benghazi)   -   LIBYAN OPPOSITION

2011-02-27:

National Transitional Council of LIBYA  (Benghazi)   -   NATIONALIST LIBYA

2011-09-16:

Shabiyates of EASTERN LIBYA  (Benghazi)   -   EASTERN LIBYA




































Sovereignty changes:

1900-01-01:

TRIPOLITANIA +

OTTOMAN TURKEY +

1912-08-01:

SENUSSIA +

OTTOMAN TURKEY +

1912-10-18:

SENUSSIA +

UNITED KINGDOM +

1916-01-01:

SENUSSIA

1931-10-01:

ITALY

1941-02-28:

SENUSSIA +

UNITED KINGDOM +

1943-02-01:

UNITED KINGDOM

1949-03-01:

CYRENAICA +

UNITED KINGDOM +

1949-11-21:

UNITED KINGDOM +

UNITED NATIONS +

1951-12-24:

LIBYA

1974-06-11:

ARABIA +

LIBYA +

TUNISIA +

1974-06-12:

LIBYA

1981-01-06:

SAHEL STATES +

LIBYA +

1981-11-03:

LIBYA

2011-02-17:

LIBYAN OPPOSITION

2011-03-19:

NATO +

NATIONALIST LIBYA +

2011-09-16:

NATO +

NEW LIBYA +

UNITED NATIONS +

2011-10-31:

LIBYA +

UNITED NATIONS +

2016-03-13:

LIBYA-TOBRUK





































Capital Local Name changes:


1900-01-01:

  Bingazi

1911-08-01:

  Ajdabya

1912-08-01:

  Al-Jaghbub

1919-10-25:

  Ajdabiya

1923-04-01:

  Al-Jaghbub

1926-02-01:

  Jâlû

1931-10-01:

  Bengasi

1941-02-06:

  Giarabub

1941-02-28:

  Al-Jaghbub

1944-04-01:

  Benghazi

1951-12-24:

  Binghazi

2011-08-27:

  Binghazi + Tarābulus

2011-09-16:

  Binghazi





































Local Name of Country changes:


1900-01-01:

  BINGAZI

1911-08-01:

  SIRENAYKA

1912-08-01:

  AL-BARQAH

1931-10-01:

  CIRENAICA ITALIANA

1935-04-02:

  BENGASI

1941-02-06:

  CIRENAICA ITALIANA

1941-02-28:

  AS-SANUSIA

1943-02-01:

  CYRENAICA

1949-03-01:

  AL-BARQAH

1963-04-27:

  BINGHAZI

2011-02-17:

  LIBIYYA

2011-09-16:

  LIBIYYA ASH-SHARQIYA

2011-10-09:

  BINGHAZI

2012-03-06:

  BARQAH





































Status changes:


1900-01-01:

Sanjak of BENGHAZI

1909-01-01:

Governorate of BENGHAZI

1911-08-01:

Governorate of CYRENAICA

1912-08-01:

Independent Sheikhdom of CYRENAICA

1920-10-25:

Senussi Emirate of CYRENAICA

1929-01-02:

Senussi Territory of CYRENAICA

1931-10-01:

Vice-Governorate of CYRENAICA

1935-04-02:

Province of BENGHAZI : Commissariat of Cyrenaica

1937-01-02:

Provincial General Commissariat of BENGHAZI

1941-02-06:

Commissariat of CYRENAICA

1941-02-28:

SENUSSI Sheikhdom of Cyrenaica

1943-02-01:

British Protectorate of CYRENAICA

1946-10-01:

British Protectorate of the Senussi Emirate of CYRENAICA

1949-03-01:

British Protectorate of the Independent Emirate of CYRENAICA

1949-06-01:

Protectorate of the Independent Emirate of CYRENAICA

1949-11-21:

Autonomous Emirate of CYRENAICA

1951-12-24:

Governorate of CYRENAICA

1963-04-25:

Province of CYRENAICA

1963-04-27:

BENGHAZI Governorate

1983-01-01:

BENGHAZI Baladiyah

1995-08-02:

BENGHAZI Shabiyate

2011-02-15:

BENGHAZI Shabiyate in rebellion

2011-02-17:

National Conference for the Libyan Opposition : NCLO

2011-02-27:

National Transitional Council of LIBYA

2011-03-05:

National Transitional Council of the Republic of LIBYA

2011-08-23:

National Transitional Council of the LIBYAN Republic

2011-09-16:

Shabiyates of EASTERN LIBYA

2011-10-09:

BENGHAZI Shabiyate

2012-03-06:

CYRENAICA Transitional Council : Eastern Libya

2013-06-01:

Autonomous CYRENAICA Transitional Council : Eastern Libya

2013-10-24:

CYRENAICA Autonomous State : Eastern Libya

2016-06-01:

Military Governorate of CYRENAICA





































Ruler changes:

1941-02-28:

SENUSSI Sheikhdom of Cyrenaica  (Jarabub)   -    Sidi Muhammad Idris Al-Senussi
         (Sayyid Muhammad Idris as-Sanusi)

1943-02-01:

British Protectorate of CYRENAICA  (Jarabub)   -   
         ()

1944-07-01:

British Protectorate of CYRENAICA  (Benghazi)   -    Sidi Muhammad Idris Al-Senussi
         (Sayyid Muhammad Idris as-Sanusi)

1945-01-01:

British Protectorate of CYRENAICA  (Benghazi)   -   
         ()

1946-10-01:

British Protectorate of the Senussi Emirate of CYRENAICA  (Benghazi)   -    Sidi Muhammad Idris Al-Senussi
         (Sayyid Muhammad Idris as-Sanusi)

1949-03-01:

British Protectorate of the Independent Emirate of CYRENAICA  (Benghazi)   -    Sidi Muhammad Idris Al-Senussi
         (Sayyid Muhammad Idris as-Sanusi)

1949-11-21:

Autonomous Emirate of CYRENAICA  (Benghazi)   -    Sidi Muhammad Idris Al-Senussi
         (Sayyid Muhammad Idris as-Sanusi)

1951-12-24:

Governorate of CYRENAICA  (Benghazi)   -   
         ()

2011-02-17:

National Conference for the Libyan Opposition : NCLO  (Benghazi)   -    Libyan Opposition
         (Libyan Opposition)

2011-02-27:

National Transitional Council of LIBYA  (Benghazi)   -    Mustafa Abdul-Jaleel
         (Mustafa Mohamed Abud Al-Jeleil)

2011-09-16:

Shabiyates of EASTERN LIBYA  (Benghazi)   -   
         ()

2012-03-06:

CYRENAICA Transitional Council : Eastern Libya  (Benghazi)   -    Ahmed Zubair Al-Senussi
         (Ahmed Mindas bin Sayyid az-Zubayr as-Sanussi El-Sharif)

2016-06-01:

Military Governorate of CYRENAICA  (Benghazi)   -   
         ()






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