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Civilians killed as tensions rise in CAR
Violence erupts as France awaits a UN Security Council decision to dispatch troops to restore order.
Last updated: 03 Dec 2013 21:39 GMT
Iraqi group says fired shells at Saudi Arabia
Shia armed group, backed by Iran, says six mortars that landed in Saudi desert were a warning against meddling.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2013 18:35 GMT
Libyan capital back to normal as army deploys
Libyan army units take up positions around the city as militia fighters pull out.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2013 20:57 GMT
Libya's deputy spy chief kidnapped in Tripoli
Mustafa Noah grabbed in car park as people in capital go on strike to demand expulsion of militias after deadly clashes.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2013 01:39 GMT
Libya's capital goes on strike over violence
The strike aims at forcing militiamen, blamed for clashes that killed at least 45 people, out of the city.
Last updated: 17 Nov 2013 18:07 GMT
Rwandans face extradition over genocide
French court paves way for pair accused of 1994 massacre to be tried at home, though they could still challenge verdict.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2013 20:05 GMT
Libyan militia alliance to start selling oil
Announcement comes as sources of revenue continue to slip out of central government's coffers, especially in the east.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2013 10:37 GMT
Libyan anime helps youth draw inspiration
The Japanese art form is helping young artists dream of a better reality in post-Gaddafi Libya.
Last updated: 10 Nov 2013 08:43 GMT
Fighting intensifies around Syrian capital
Activists report regime efforts to crush rebel-held pockets around Damascus, as Kurdish groups advance in north.
Last updated: 02 Nov 2013 23:58 GMT
Rafsanjani and Khamenei: The Ahmadinejad years
By 2009, the relationship between the two men hit rock bottom, with Rafsanjani firmly moving into the reformist camp.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2013 06:20 GMT
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