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Channel NewsAsia
Clan warfare trumps diplomacy in Mali's fragile northGAO: The United Nations has deployed 10,000 peacekeepers and poured more than U
Clan warfare trumps diplomacy in Mali's fragile north
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 40 minutes ago
GAO: The United Nations has deployed 10,000 peacekeepers and poured more than US$1 billion (£650 million) into Mali but its efforts to end a three-year conflict are threatened by the reemergence of a centuries-old rivalry between Tuareg clans. The... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Clan warfare trumps diplomacy in Mali's fragile northThe leader of the Coordination of Azawad Movements (CMA), Mohamed Ag Najim (R),
Clan warfare trumps diplomacy in Mali's fragile north
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 45 minutes ago
The leader of the Coordination of Azawad Movements (CMA), Mohamed Ag Najim (R), leads his men in prayer outside Anefis, Mali, August 26, 2015. The United Nations has deployed 10,000 peacekeepers and poured more than $1 billion into Mali but its... Read more
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The Star
Clan warfare trumps diplomacy in Mali's fragile northGAO (Reuters) - The United Nations has deployed 10,000 peacekeepers and poured
Clan warfare trumps diplomacy in Mali's fragile north
The Star / Posted 46 minutes ago
GAO (Reuters) - The United Nations has deployed 10,000 peacekeepers and poured more than $1 billion (£650 million) into Mali but its efforts to end a three-year conflict are threatened by the reemergence of a centuries-old rivalry between Tuareg... Read more
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Swissinfo
Clan warfare trumps diplomacy in Mali's fragile northBy Emma Farge GAO (Reuters) - The United Nations has deployed 10,000 peacekeep
Clan warfare trumps diplomacy in Mali's fragile north
Swissinfo / Posted an hour ago
By Emma Farge GAO (Reuters) - The United Nations has deployed 10,000 peacekeepers and poured more than $1 billion (£650 million) into Mali but its efforts to end a three-year conflict are threatened by the reemergence of a centuries-old rivalry... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Migrant boat sinks off Libyan coast, kills at least 37TRIPOLI A boat carrying migrants sank off Libya's Mediterranean coast, killing
Migrant boat sinks off Libyan coast, kills at least 37
Reuters UK Edition / Posted an hour ago
TRIPOLI A boat carrying migrants sank off Libya's Mediterranean coast, killing at least 37 people, a local official said on Sunday, the second such fatal accident within days. "We had reports this morning that there are seven bodies of illegal... Read more
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The Star
Four Libyan soldiers killed in new battle with Islamist fighters in Benghazi - medicsBENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) - Four Libyan soldiers were killed and six wounded in
Four Libyan soldiers killed in new battle with Islamist fighters in Benghazi - medics
The Star / Posted an hour ago
BENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) - Four Libyan soldiers were killed and six wounded in fresh fighting with Islamist groups in the eastern city of Benghazi on Sunday, medics and military officials said. Forces loyal to Libya's internationally recognised... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Four Libyan soldiers killed in new battle with Islamist fighters in Benghazi - medicsBENGHAZI, Libya: Four Libyan soldiers were killed and six wounded in fresh figh
Four Libyan soldiers killed in new battle with Islamist fighters in Benghazi - medics
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
BENGHAZI, Libya: Four Libyan soldiers were killed and six wounded in fresh fighting with Islamist groups in the eastern city of Benghazi on Sunday, medics and military officials said. Forces loyal to Libya's internationally recognised government... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Four Libyan soldiers killed in new battle with Islamist fighters in Benghazi - medicsBENGHAZI, Libya Four Libyan soldiers were killed and six wounded in fresh fight
Four Libyan soldiers killed in new battle with Islamist fighters in Benghazi - medics
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 2 hours ago
BENGHAZI, Libya Four Libyan soldiers were killed and six wounded in fresh fighting with Islamist groups in the eastern city of Benghazi on Sunday, medics and military officials said. Forces loyal to Libya's internationally recognised government have... Read more
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Swissinfo
Four Libyan soldiers killed in new battle with Islamist fighters in Benghazi - medicsBy Ayman al-Warfalli BENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) - Four Libyan soldiers were kil
Four Libyan soldiers killed in new battle with Islamist fighters in Benghazi - medics
Swissinfo / Posted 3 hours ago
By Ayman al-Warfalli BENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) - Four Libyan soldiers were killed and six wounded in fresh fighting with Islamist groups in the eastern city of Benghazi on Sunday, medics and military officials said. Forces loyal to Libya's... Read more
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The Star
Migrant boat sinks off Libyan coast, kills at least 37TRIPOLI (Reuters) - A boat carrying migrants sank off Libya's Mediterranean coa
Migrant boat sinks off Libyan coast, kills at least 37
The Star / Posted 3 hours ago
TRIPOLI (Reuters) - A boat carrying migrants sank off Libya's Mediterranean coast, killing at least 37 people, a local official said on Sunday, the second such fatal accident within days. "We had reports this morning that there are seven bodies of... Read more
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Christian Today
Refugee children, close to death, found in van in AustriaA migrant child is seen through a bus window following his arrival onboard the
Refugee children, close to death, found in van in Austria
Christian Today / Posted 17 hours ago
A migrant child is seen through a bus window following his arrival onboard the Eleftherios Venizelos passenger ship at the port of Piraeus near Athens, Greece, August 29, 2015. Three young children suffering from dehydration and close to death have... Read more
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Times of Malta
Libya’s glimmer of hopeThe Libyan political agreement initialed in Skhirat, Morocco, on July 11 and br
Libya’s glimmer of hope
Times of Malta / Posted 20 hours ago
The Libyan political agreement initialed in Skhirat, Morocco, on July 11 and brokered by UN envoy Bernar­dino León sent a message of hope to a shattered country. Libya is a country with many heavily armed militias, two competing governments and... Read more
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Zawya
Eastern Libyan oil firm postpones Dubai conference to discuss contractsOil & GasUPDATE 1-Eastern Libyan oil firm postpones Dubai conference to discuss contract
Eastern Libyan oil firm postpones Dubai conference to discuss contractsOil & Gas
Zawya / Posted 22 hours ago
UPDATE 1-Eastern Libyan oil firm postpones Dubai conference to discuss contracts (Adds statement from NOC in Tripoli) By Ayman al-Warfalli BENGHAZI, Libya, Aug 29 (Reuters) - A state oil firm loyal to Libya's official government based in the east... Read more
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Reuters
Refugee children, close to death, found in van in AustriaVIENNA Three young children suffering from dehydration and close to death have
Refugee children, close to death, found in van in Austria
Reuters / Posted yesterday
VIENNA Three young children suffering from dehydration and close to death have been rescued from a van crammed with 26 refugees from Syria, Afghanistan and Bangladesh, Austrian police said on Saturday. The two girls and a boy, aged five and six,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disaster that killed 200 people Libyan authorities have arrested three people on suspi
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disaster
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
that killed 200 people Libyan authorities have arrested three people on suspicion of involvement in launching a boat packed with migrants that sank off the country's Mediterranean... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Refugee children, close to death, found in van in AustriaThree young children suffering from dehydration and close to death have been re
Refugee children, close to death, found in van in Austria
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
Three young children suffering from dehydration and close to death have been rescued from a van crammed with 26 refugees from Syria, Afghanistan and Bangladesh, Austrian police said on Saturday. The two girls and a boy, aged five and six, were found... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Refugee children, close to death, found in van in AustriaVIENNA Three young children suffering from dehydration and close to death have
Refugee children, close to death, found in van in Austria
Reuters UK Edition / Posted yesterday
VIENNA Three young children suffering from dehydration and close to death have been rescued from a van crammed with 26 refugees from Syria, Afghanistan and Bangladesh, Austrian police said on Saturday. The two girls and a boy, aged five and six,... Read more
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The Star
Refugee children, close to death, found in van in AustriaVIENNA (Reuters) - Three young children suffering from dehydration and close to
Refugee children, close to death, found in van in Austria
The Star / Posted yesterday
VIENNA (Reuters) - Three young children suffering from dehydration and close to death have been rescued from a van crammed with 26 refugees from Syria, Afghanistan and Bangladesh, Austrian police said on Saturday. The two girls and a boy, aged five... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Refugee Children Found In Critical Condition Inside Van In AustriaVIENNA, Aug 29 (Reuters) - Three young children suffering from dehydration and
Refugee Children Found In Critical Condition Inside Van In Austria
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
VIENNA, Aug 29 (Reuters) - Three young children suffering from dehydration and close to death have been rescued from a van crammed with 26 refugees from Syria, Afghanistan and Bangladesh, Austrian police said on Saturday. The two girls and a boy,... Read more
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Swissinfo
Refugee children, close to death, found in van in AustriaBy Karin Strohecker VIENNA (Reuters) - Three young children suffering from deh
Refugee children, close to death, found in van in Austria
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
By Karin Strohecker VIENNA (Reuters) - Three young children suffering from dehydration and close to death have been rescued from a van crammed with 26 refugees from Syria, Afghanistan and Bangladesh, Austrian police said on Saturday. The two girls... Read more
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The Star
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disasterTRIPOLI (Reuters) - Libyan authorities have arrested three people on suspicion
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disaster
The Star / Posted yesterday
TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Libyan authorities have arrested three people on suspicion of involvement in launching a boat packed with migrants that sank off the country's Mediterranean coast, killing up to 200 people, a security official said on... Read more
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New Kerala
Three arrested over shipwreck off Libyan coast Three suspects were arrested in Libya on Saturday over possible involvement i
Three arrested over shipwreck off Libyan coast
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Three suspects were arrested in Libya on Saturday over possible involvement in recent migrant crises that nearly killed 200 people, the authorities said. A statement from Tripoli's Special Intervention... Read more
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The Age
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disasterHumanitarian workers carry the body of a dead migrant to a nearby truck at the
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disaster
The Age / Posted yesterday
Humanitarian workers carry the body of a dead migrant to a nearby truck at the waterfront in Zuwara, about 105 kilometers west of Tripoli, Libya. Photo: AP Three people have been arrested in Libya on suspicion of involvement in launching a boat... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disasterHumanitarian workers carry the body of a dead migrant to a nearby truck at the
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disaster
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
Humanitarian workers carry the body of a dead migrant to a nearby truck at the waterfront in Zuwara, about 105 kilometers west of Tripoli, Libya. Photo: AP Three people have been arrested in Libya on suspicion of involvement in launching a boat... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disasterHumanitarian workers carry the body of a dead migrant to a nearby truck at the
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disaster
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
Humanitarian workers carry the body of a dead migrant to a nearby truck at the waterfront in Zuwara, about 105 kilometers west of Tripoli, Libya. Photo: AP Three people have been arrested in Libya on suspicion of involvement in launching a boat... Read more
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WA Today
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disasterHumanitarian workers carry the body of a dead migrant to a nearby truck at the
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disaster
WA Today / Posted yesterday
Humanitarian workers carry the body of a dead migrant to a nearby truck at the waterfront in Zuwara, about 105 kilometers west of Tripoli, Libya. Photo: AP Three people have been arrested in Libya on suspicion of involvement in launching a boat... Read more
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Canberra Times
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disasterHumanitarian workers carry the body of a dead migrant to a nearby truck at the
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disaster
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
Humanitarian workers carry the body of a dead migrant to a nearby truck at the waterfront in Zuwara, about 105 kilometers west of Tripoli, Libya. Photo: AP Three people have been arrested in Libya on suspicion of involvement in launching a boat... Read more
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Swissinfo
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disasterTRIPOLI (Reuters) - Three people have been arrested in Libya on suspicion of in
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disaster
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Three people have been arrested in Libya on suspicion of involvement in launching a boat packed with migrants that sank off the country's Mediterranean coast, killing up to 200 people, a security official said on Saturday. The... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disasterBelongings of dead migrants, which were recovered by the Libyan coast guard, ar
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disaster
Reuters UK Edition / Posted yesterday
Belongings of dead migrants, which were recovered by the Libyan coast guard, are seen after their boat sank off the coastal town of Zuwara, west of Tripoli, August 27, 2015. TRIPOLI Three people have been arrested in Libya on suspicion of... Read more
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The Star
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disasterTRIPOLI (Reuters) - Three people have been arrested in Libya on suspicion of in
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disaster
The Star / Posted yesterday
TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Three people have been arrested in Libya on suspicion of involvement in launching a boat packed with migrants that sank off the country's Mediterranean coast, killing up to 200 people, a security official said on Saturday. The... Read more
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Reuters
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disasterA view of the bodies of dead migrants that were recovered by the Libyan coastgu
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disaster
Reuters / Posted yesterday
A view of the bodies of dead migrants that were recovered by the Libyan coastguard after a boat sank off the coastal town of Zuwara, west of Tripoli, August 27, 2015. TRIPOLI Three people have been arrested in Libya on suspicion of involvement in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disasterTRIPOLI: Three people have been arrested in Libya on suspicion of involvement i
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disaster
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
TRIPOLI: Three people have been arrested in Libya on suspicion of involvement in launching a boat packed with migrants that sank off the country's Mediterranean coast, killing up to 200 people, a security official said on Saturday. The vessel with... Read more
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New Kerala
Voters worldwide breaking out of two party strait jacket (Comment: Special to ) The bipolar world was over. Market fundamentalism had
Voters worldwide breaking out of two party strait jacket
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
(Comment: Special to ) The bipolar world was over. Market fundamentalism had replaced it. People were making money hand over fist. Delhi was crawling with middle-men, fancy guest houses. What... Read more
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Scotsman
Libya: 200 feared dead after vessel capsizes Bbodies of migrants who drowned off the coast when their boat sank are collect
Libya: 200 feared dead after vessel capsizes
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
Bbodies of migrants who drowned off the coast when their boat sank are collected in Zuwara, Libya. Picture: AP LIBYAN authorities were yesterday faced with the grim task of collecting the bodies of... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Libya shipwreck toll hits 76, may reach 200At least 76 people have died after a ship carrying hundreds of migrants and ref
Libya shipwreck toll hits 76, may reach 200
Sky News Australia / Posted 2 days ago
At least 76 people have died after a ship carrying hundreds of migrants and refugees sank off the coast of Libya, a spokesman for the Libyan Red Crescent says. But the United Nations refugee agency, UNHCR, said as many as 200 people on two boats... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Libya: Benghazi's displaced, no help and no dignityWorld News of Friday, 28 August 2015 Residents of Benghazi must wait in long q
Libya: Benghazi's displaced, no help and no dignity
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 2 days ago
World News of Friday, 28 August 2015 Residents of Benghazi must wait in long queues to buy petrol, daily blackouts last for several hours Benghazi, Libya's second-largest city, was the stronghold of the popular insurrection against Muammar Gaddafi... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Libya shipwreck toll hits 76, UN fears 200At least 76 people have died after a ship carrying hundreds of migrants and ref
Libya shipwreck toll hits 76, UN fears 200
Sky News Australia / Posted 2 days ago
At least 76 people have died after a ship carrying hundreds of migrants and refugees sank off the coast of Libya, a spokesman for the Libyan Red Crescent says. But the United Nations refugee agency, UNHCR, said as many as 200 people on two boats... Read more
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The Star
Libya recovers 105 bodies after migrant boat sinks, more feared deadZUWARA, Libya (Reuters) - Libya recovered 105 bodies after a boat packed with m
Libya recovers 105 bodies after migrant boat sinks, more feared dead
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
ZUWARA, Libya (Reuters) - Libya recovered 105 bodies after a boat packed with migrants sank in the Mediterranean Sea and said almost 100 more people were missing and feared dead. The vessel sank on Thursday after leaving Zuwara, a major launchpad... Read more
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iol.co.za
UN plans new Libya talksEPASpecial Representative of the Secretary-General for Libya and Head of the Un
UN plans new Libya talks
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
EPASpecial Representative of the Secretary-General for Libya and Head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) Bernardino Leon speaks to the media after a recent round of dialogue to end Libya's deepening political and security crisis.... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Libya recovers 82 bodies after migrant boat sinks, more feared deadZUWARA, Libya Libya recovered 82 bodies washed ashore after a boat packed with
Libya recovers 82 bodies after migrant boat sinks, more feared dead
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 2 days ago
ZUWARA, Libya Libya recovered 82 bodies washed ashore after a boat packed with migrants sank in the Mediterranean Sea and said another 100 people were missing, feared dead. The vessel sank on Thursday after leaving Zuwara, a major launchpad for... Read more
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Aljazeera
For Benghazi's displaced, no help and no dignityBenghazi, Libya - Benghazi, Libya's second-largest city, was the stronghold of
For Benghazi's displaced, no help and no dignity
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
Benghazi, Libya - Benghazi, Libya's second-largest city, was the stronghold of the popular insurrection against Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, and a symbol of resistance against his rule. But four years after the revolution that toppled the longtime... Read more
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The Star
Libya recovers 82 bodies after migrant boat sinks, more feared deadZUWARA, Libya (Reuters) - Libya recovered 82 bodies washed ashore after a boat
Libya recovers 82 bodies after migrant boat sinks, more feared dead
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
ZUWARA, Libya (Reuters) - Libya recovered 82 bodies washed ashore after a boat packed with migrants sank in the Mediterranean Sea and said another 100 people were missing, feared dead. The vessel sank on Thursday after leaving Zuwara, a major... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
The nuclear race is riddled with hypocrisyWarmongers in Israel, led by Benjamin Netanyahu, and their American Republican
The nuclear race is riddled with hypocrisy
Mail & Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
Warmongers in Israel, led by Benjamin Netanyahu, and their American Republican Party counterparts, are foaming at the mouth in their staunch opposition to the Iranian nuclear agreement reached in Vienna last month. As the vote for or against the deal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
In Libya's Desert South, a Town Fends for ItselfUbari — Civilians in the oasis town of Ubari in southern Libya are trapped in a
In Libya's Desert South, a Town Fends for Itself
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Ubari — Civilians in the oasis town of Ubari in southern Libya are trapped in a conflict that has cut them off from the outside world. Supplies and aid are almost non-existent, the hospital barely functions and the wounded often die of their injuries... Read more
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Zawya
Libya's state oil firm NOC denies signing crude-gasoil swap dealOil & GasLibya's state oil firm NOC denies signing crude-gasoil swap deal CAIRO, Aug 27
Libya's state oil firm NOC denies signing crude-gasoil swap dealOil & Gas
Zawya / Posted 2 days ago
Libya's state oil firm NOC denies signing crude-gasoil swap deal CAIRO, Aug 27 (Reuters) - Libya's state oil firm NOC will keep buying fuel products from refineries in the Mediterranean region to satisfy local demand, it said on Thursday, denying it... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
The NPA advocate and the 'grabber'The controversy over the appointment of Shaun Abrahams as national director of
The NPA advocate and the 'grabber'
Mail & Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
The controversy over the appointment of Shaun Abrahams as national director of public prosecutions (NDPP) has deepened with the revelation that Abrahams was previously sucked into dealing with a number of dubious “investigators” or “intelligence... Read more
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iol.co.za
Libyan peace talks disrupted againREUTERSSmoke rises following what witnesses said was an air strike by Libyan ar
Libyan peace talks disrupted again
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
REUTERSSmoke rises following what witnesses said was an air strike by Libyan army in the eastern city of Derna, Libya. The United Nations special envoy to Libya said he was optimistic that the country's two parliaments will be ready to agree on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
At least 30 die as boat with 200 migrants sinks off LibyaTRIPOLI: At least 30 people died on Thursday (Aug 27) when a boat carrying arou
At least 30 die as boat with 200 migrants sinks off Libya
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
TRIPOLI: At least 30 people died on Thursday (Aug 27) when a boat carrying around 200 migrants bound for Europe sank in the Mediterranean off the coast of Libya, the country's coast guard said. "We have recovered 30 bodies so far and rescued dozens... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Libya's Tripoli group delays joining peace talks after official quitsSKHIRAT, Morocco: Delegates for Libya's rival government in Tripoli will hold o
Libya's Tripoli group delays joining peace talks after official quits
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
SKHIRAT, Morocco: Delegates for Libya's rival government in Tripoli will hold off joining peace talks that were due to start on Thursday until they manage to form a new team following the resignation of a senior negotiator, a representative... Read more
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The Star
Libya's Tripoli group delays joining peace talks after official quitsSKHIRAT, Morocco (Reuters) - Delegates for Libya's rival government in Tripoli
Libya's Tripoli group delays joining peace talks after official quits
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
SKHIRAT, Morocco (Reuters) - Delegates for Libya's rival government in Tripoli will hold off joining peace talks that were due to start on Thursday until they manage to form a new team following the resignation of a senior negotiator, a... Read more
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