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Benghazi street battles rage for third day
At least 16 people killed in Libya's second-largest city as pro-government forces battle Islamist militias.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2014 23:52 GMT
Abu Sayyaf hostage killing deadline passes
Philippine rebel group had said it would kill German hostage on Friday unless Berlin paid $5.6m in ransom.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2014 10:01 GMT
Red Crescent calls for truce in Benghazi
Humanitarian group calls for truce to allow evacuation of families as fighting continues in Libya's second-largest city.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2014 09:39 GMT
GCC demands return of Yemen state authority
Gulf Arab states call on Houthi rebels to return weapons, military equipment and money they seized in Sanaa.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2014 08:49 GMT
Patronising the 'pretty' fighter jet pilot
Fighter jet pilot Mariam al-Mansouri is the UAE's poster girl for the ISIL campaign - as much as she is for the US.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2014 07:34 GMT
Obama takes fight against ISIL to the UN
US president urges more states to rally against armed group that has declared a caliphate in parts of Syria and Iraq.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2014 08:42 GMT
Can Nigerian youth destroy Boko Haram's caliphate?
Youth from local communities have been mobilising against the onslaught of Boko Haram in northern Nigeria.
Daniel E Agbiboa
Last updated: 31 Aug 2014 14:21 GMT
Libya ambassador warns of looming civil war
Warning comes as UN Security Council adopts resolution to tighten arms embargo and place travel bans on militia leaders.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2014 05:56 GMT
Fears grow for second kidnapped US journalist
Friends of Steven Sotloff, allegedly the second journalist shown in Islamic State beheading video, call for his release.
Last updated: 23 Aug 2014 11:16 GMT
Yemen capital hit by anti-government rallies
Thousands march in Sanaa after leader of Yemen's Houthi rebels calls for the government to fall.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 06:27 GMT
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