Arab Spring

Timeline created by Vanbeckumchris
  • Mohamed Bouazizi

    Mohamed Bouazizi sets himself on fire after being abused by Tunisian police. Protests against government injustice begin.
  • Zine El Abidine Ben Ali Flees Tunisia

    Zine El Abidine Ben Ali Flees Tunisia
    The Tunisian ruler flees the country with his wife.
  • Hosni Mubarak Resigns

    Hosni Mubarak Resigns
    Mubarak resigns after protests.
  • Libya Protests

    Libya Protests
    Gadafi responds to protests with violent force
  • Bahrain Uprising

    Bahrain Uprising
    Uprising against Bahrain Monarchy put down with violence
  • Syrian Protests

    Syrian Protests
    Over 3,000 people killed in Syria during protests against Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad.
  • Nato Planes Bomb Gadafi Forces

    Nato Planes Bomb Gadafi Forces
  • Yemen President Wounded

    Yemen President Wounded
    Yemen President Ali Abdullah Saleh wounded in bombing after protests
  • Mubarak On Trial

    Hosni Mubarak put on trial in Egypt
  • Libyan Rebels Take Tripoli

    Libyan Rebels Take Tripoli
    Libyan rebels take Libya's capitol of Tripoli.
  • Gadaffi Killed

    Gadaffi Killed
    Gadafi is killed in Sirte
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