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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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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
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