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Libyan Newswire

AFP, EFE, Reuters

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 – 08:58

The United States gave jeeps, communications technology and small aircraft to Tunisia on Thursday to help protect the border with Libya, where Islamic State has gained ground and set up training camps, officials said.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 – 06:39

Kazakhstan detained several vocal opponents of land reform who planned to take part in Saturday protests, activists said on Wednesday, in an apparent attempt to preemptively derail the rallies.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 – 06:45

The launch of Ukraine’s new police patrol force last year sparked an internet craze of citizens posting selfies with newly recruited officers. The most visibly successful reform to have emerged from the pro-European Maidan protests in 2014 is now under threat, serving and former law enforcement officials say, accusing vested interests of seeking to obstruct and discredit the force.

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 – 06:21

Vice Admiral Michael Franken, U.S. Africa Command’s Deputy for Military Operations, told Reuters on Monday he expected Nigeria-led actions to lead to a “significant degradation” in Boko Haram’s activities within six months.

Monday, September 28, 2015 – 06:22

Burkina Faso’s cabinet has dissolved the elite presidential guard unit that took the interim president and prime minister hostage in a failed coup just weeks before elections, according to a series of decrees read on state television.

Friday, September 25, 2015 – 06:47

Ugandan police warned of a possible attack on mosques including in the capital Kampala by Somalia’s al Qaeda-linked al Shabaab militants and cautioned the public to be vigilant.

Friday, September 18, 2015 – 06:10

A shadowy spy master formerly the right-hand man to toppled President Blaise Compaore seized power in Burkina Faso at the head of a military coup on Thursday, less than a month before elections meant to restore democracy in the West African state.

Friday, May 22, 2015 – 06:15

At least 18 Farc rebel fighters were killed during an operation by Colombia’s army on Thursday, in one of the most deadly confrontations since the guerrillas began peace talks with the government more than two years ago.

Monday, March 16, 2015 – 06:48

Close to a million demonstrators marched in cities and towns across Brazil on Sunday to protest a sluggish economy, rising prices and corruption – and to call for the impeachment of left-wing President Dilma Rousseff.

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 – 13:14

Israel said Palestinian militants fired rockets from Gaza on Tuesday in violation of a truce, attacks that swiftly drew air strikes and the recall of Israeli negotiators from talks in Cairo on a long-term ceasefire.

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