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UN envoy: Libya close to point of no return
UN special envoy Bernadino Leon says time is running out for the country as battles rage between armed militias.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2014 09:44 GMT
Houthi and al-Qaeda fighters clash in Yemen
Fighting between Houthi rebels and al-Qaeda-linked gunmen leaves at least ten people near Radaa in al-Bayda province.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2014 12:13 GMT
Leaked dossier shows Egypt's links to Libya
As warnings mount against foreign intervention in Libya, a document reveals Egypt's military agreement with the country.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2014 13:38 GMT
US to give Tunisia $60m in military aid
US official says money will equip country to fight threat posed by al-Qaeda-linked groups including Ansar al-Sharia.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2014 14:41 GMT
Tunisia voters shun upcoming elections
Experts say low voter registration ahead of presidential and parliamentary polls reflects Tunisia's 'political fatigue'.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2014 14:02 GMT
Rival Libyan fighters agree to ceasefire
Temporary ceasefire comes on the same day Muslim Brotherhood announces support for armed groups in the country.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2014 17:00 GMT
US' Libya arrest: 'Beginning of a long list'
Capture of suspect in the attack on US consulate in Benghazi is the beginning of a long hunt.
Last updated: 19 Jun 2014 14:27 GMT
Libya: A tale of two regions and a ship
Intense competition between Libya's regions is a crucial factor in shaping the country's post-revolution politics.
Mansour O El-Kikhia
Last updated: 16 Mar 2014 08:54 GMT
Fighter suspected of Tunisia murders killed
Police say they have shot seven fighters, including a senior member of Ansar al-Sharia suspected of killing politicians.
Last updated: 04 Feb 2014 22:44 GMT
US names groups suspected of Benghazi attack
Two Ansar al-Sharia groups, one of which is led by an ex-Guantanamo inmate, blacklisted for 2012 attack on US consulate.
Last updated: 10 Jan 2014 22:11 GMT
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