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UN blacklists Ansar al-Sharia armed group
Arms embargo, assets freeze and travel ban applied to al-Qaeda linked group in Libya, at request of US, UK and France.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2014 02:24 GMT
Warplanes hit Tripoli amid Libya fighting
Renegade general claims responsibility for strikes on rival militia though ownership of planes remains a mystery.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2014 23:30 GMT
US cancels major military exercise with Egypt
President Barack Obama scraps biennial Bright Star exercises, but no word on changes to $1.3bn in US military aid.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2013 01:18 GMT
Diplomats: Egypt could have avoided bloodshed
Some western mediators believe a compromise had been possible, but was nixed by hard-liners in Cairo.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2013 10:58 GMT
Morsi's wife in surprise show at Egypt rally
Naglaa Mahmoud tells thousands of her husband's supporters celebrating Eid that the deposed president is "coming back".
Last updated: 09 Aug 2013 05:32 GMT
Egypt sides told to end 'dangerous stalemate'
US and EU warn political deadlock "holds risk of more bloodshed" as interim government says diplomacy phase has ended.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2013 10:24 GMT
Envoys step up efforts to defuse Egypt crisis
US senators John McCain and Lindsay Graham are expected to begin a fresh round of shuttle diplomacy in Cairo.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2013 13:00 GMT
Morsi supporters defy orders to end sit-ins
Rallies continue and clashes with police erupt in Egypt's capital even as foreign pressure to solve crisis mounts.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2013 08:48 GMT
Egypt's Brotherhood promises more protests
Mass rallies expected to follow Friday prayers day after interim president vowed to protect nation against "chaos".
Last updated: 19 Jul 2013 09:32 GMT
'Thousands flee' Latakia assault
Reports of residents rounded up at stadium as they attempt to leave coastal city under attack by Syrian security forces.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2011 19:39 GMT
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