Libyan rebels who are close to completing their struggle to overthrow the dictator’s regime Muammar Gaddafi, in power for 42 years, had two victories in recent days. In addition to the conquest of the capital Tripoli and the support of the Arab League (an organization founded in 1945 to defend the interests of countries in the region), the tousled also won the (symbolic) support none other than Google Maps.
Since the night of Sunday the web giant’s mapping service has met the determination of the rebels and was renamed the former Green Square to Martyr’s Square, a name that had been set aside by Gaddafi shortly after his rise to power.
“After the rebels took power, the rebels declared that Green Square would be called Martyr’s Square, restoring the name taken by the government of Gaddafi for more than four decades. Google Maps Tripoli has already adopted the name given to the local rebels “says the network news Associated Press.
Those interested can take the test in their own Google Maps.
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