Libya Country Quiz

Can you guess these facts about the country of Libya?
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Last updated: May 28, 2020
First submittedSeptember 25, 2019
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Capital of Libya
Tripoli
Meaning of the capitals' name
in Greek
Three Cities
Official langauge
Arabic
Dictator of Libya from 1969–2011
Muammar Gaddafi
Series of protests which caused
the downfall of the above
Arab Spring
European country that briefly
colonized Libya
Italy
Second most-populous city
Benghazi
Currency of Libya
Libyan Dinar
Libya was part of this historical,
pirate-riddled region
Barbary Coast
The only thing that appeared on the
former flag of Libya, 1977–2011
Green
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Countries bordering Libya
Algeria
Chad
Egypt
Niger
Sudan
Tunisia
Flight that Libya bombed
over Lockerbie, Scotland in 1988
Pan Am
Flight 103
Libya gets less of this than any other
country except its eastern neighbor
Rain
What is a sirocco?
(known in Libya as a ghibli)
a Wind
"M" word that refers to the old part
of a town in North African countries
Medina
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Level 78
May 28, 2020
Official langauge = language
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Level 69
May 29, 2020
Good quiz! Enjoyed this one :)
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Level 62
May 29, 2020
I feel like the Pan Am question should say 'Libyan Terrorists' not just Libya.
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Level ∞
May 29, 2020
They had government ties. Libya admitted responsibility.
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Level 67
Jun 2, 2020
Hmm is green a "thing" ? ... too early to think about things like that.. (and perhaps too sober..)
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Level 77
Jun 9, 2020
I was sad when it didn't accept car for sirocco ;)