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Mali forces advance towards Timbuktu
French-backed troops target key town after capturing rebel stronghold of Gao, as US agrees to help fuel French jets.
Last updated: 27 Jan 2013 23:30 GMT
France continues northern Mali airstrikes
Rebel fighters withdraw from their positions in the north under heavy fire, according to local residents.
Last updated: 23 Jan 2013 15:46 GMT
Mali's irrevocable crisis
The Tuareg, under various acronyms, have been fighting - on and off - against the Malian government since 1963.
William Lloyd George
Last updated: 16 Apr 2012 12:29 GMT
Libya demands Niger hand over Gaddafi's son
Tripoli presses for Saadi Gaddafi's extradition, after former dictator's third son calls for new Libya uprising.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2012 15:30 GMT
A new crisis in the Sahel
Algerian forces cross into Mali as the possibility of another Tuareg rebellion looms over the region.
Last updated: 03 Jan 2012 11:46 GMT
Besieged Bani Walid residents told to flee
NTC forces give civilians two days to escape as Gaddafi's detained son Saadi is moved to Niamey, Niger's capital.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2011 00:51 GMT
Libya's new leader calls for civil state
Mustafa Abdul-Jalil's first public speech in Tripoli defines Libya as a democratic state based on Islamic law.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2011 10:59 GMT
Battles rage as Gaddafi son watched in Niger
Gaddafi launches counterattack and releases statement as Niger confirms the surveillance of his son, Saadi.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2011 18:21 GMT
Gaddafi's son 'flees to Niger'
Battles continue for holdout towns as Nigerien officials say Saadi Gaddafi has crossed into the country from Libya.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2011 22:11 GMT
Gaddafi son found as NTC rallies forces
Battles continue for Bani Walid and Sirte as Gaddafi's son Saadi is located and his former external spy chief arrested.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2011 20:51 GMT
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