Assad says Turkish support 'main factor' in Idlib takeover 1

Assad says Turkish help ‘fundamental issue’ in Idlib takeover

Friday 17 April, 2015 BEIRUT- Syrian President Bashar al-Assad stated Turkish army and logistical help was the primary issue that More...

New Yemen VP says he hopes to avert Saudi invasion 2

New Yemen VP says he hopes to avert Saudi invasion

Friday 17 April, 2015 RIYADH/ADEN- Yemen’s newly-appointed Vice President Khaled Bahah, a extensively revered determine named this More...

Islamic State, security forces clash in Iraq's largest refinery 1

Islamic State, safety forces conflict in Iraq’s largest refinery

Friday 17 April, 2015 BAGHDAD – Islamic State militants clashed with safety forces inside Iraq’s largest refinery on Thursday More...

People attend a ceremony in Yerevan marking the 96th anniversary of the 1915 mass killing of Armenians in the Ottoman Empire, in Yerevan. AFP

Confrontation as Armenians struggle for genocide recognition a century on

Friday 17 April, 2015 YEREVAN – Mass killings? Mutual bloodletting? Genocide? The lots of of hundreds of lifeless have been silent More...

Kevin Rudd, former Australian prime minister, speaks onstage at the 2014 Concordia Summit on September 29, 2014 in New York. AFP

Former Australian PM Rudd not operating for UN chief submit: spokeswoman

Friday 17 April, 2015 SYDNEY (AUSTRALIA) – Kevin Rudd is just not a candidate to be the subsequent United Nations’ secretary-basic, More...

Protection of borders with Libya priority of National Defence Ministry 1

Safety of borders with Libya precedence of Nationwide Defence Ministry

Thursday sixteen April, 2015 KASBAH (TAP)- The safety of Tunisia’s Southeast borders, 168 km between borders crossing factors of More...

Special Representative and Head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya, Bernardino Leon, holds a press conference ahead of a new round of peace talks on the Libyan conflict on April 15, 2015, in the Morrocan city of Skirate, 20 kilometres south of Rabat. AFP PHOTO / FADEL SENNA

UN presses Libya peace talks underneath shadow of drownings

Thursday sixteen April, 2015 Skhirat (Morocco) – Delegates from Libya’s rival parliaments gathered in Morocco Thursday for what More...

Migrant children test Europe as Mediterranean crisis worsens 1

Migrant youngsters check Europe as Mediterranean disaster worsens

Thursday sixteen April, 2015 CALTAGIRONE, Italy – Sixteen-yr-previous orphan Ishmael Bangura fled Sierra Leone in July when the More...

ITALIAN FISHING BOAT SEIZED BY ARMED MEN OFF LIBYAN COAST

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Friday 17 April, 2015 MILAN — Armed males seized an Italian fishing boat with seven crew members forty miles (sixty five kilometers) off the Libyan coast early Friday, and have More...

Safety of borders with Libya precedence of Nationwide Defence Ministry

Protection of borders with Libya priority of National Defence Ministry 1

Thursday sixteen April, 2015 KASBAH (TAP)- The safety of Tunisia’s Southeast borders, 168 km between borders crossing factors of Ras Jedir and Dhehiba, tops the Nationwide More...

UN presses Libya peace talks underneath shadow of drownings

Special Representative and Head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya, Bernardino Leon, holds a press conference ahead of a new round of peace talks on the Libyan conflict on April 15, 2015, in the Morrocan city of Skirate, 20 kilometres south of Rabat. AFP PHOTO / FADEL SENNA

Thursday sixteen April, 2015 Skhirat (Morocco) – Delegates from Libya’s rival parliaments gathered in Morocco Thursday for what UN mediators demanded be a “remaining” More...

A general view of Libya's Hariga port in Tobruk, east of Benghazi, in a file photo. To match LIBYA-OIL/ REUTERS/Stringer

East Libyan oil port Hariga closed on account of dangerous climate: official

Monday thirteen April, 2015 BENGHAZI, Libya – Libya has closed the japanese oil port of Hariga on account of dangerous climate, an oil official stated on Sunday. A tanker has More...

Battle for Libya oil wealth takes on new dimensions

Sunday 22 March, 2015 AL BAIDA (Libya) – The battle for Libya’s oil wealth has taken on new dimensions as rival governments lay claim to the National Oil Company, further More...

Tripoli Food & Pack Show, Tripoli 02-Jun-2014 to 05-Jun-2014

Tripoli Food & Pack Show, Tripoli 02-Jun-2014 to 05-Jun-2014 1

Tripoli Food & Pack Show is a premier trade fair for food and food techonologies and packaging machinery industry in More...

Libya Energy | 04-07 Dec 2014

Libya Energy | 04-07 Dec 2014 1

Libya Energy, International exhibition on energy generation and conservation, to showcase the progress made, deliberate More...

Dubai's Emirates Airline has awarded Rolls-Royce a record $9.2 bn deal for engines. AFP Emirates picks Rolls-Royce for $9.2bn engines deal

Friday 17 April, 2015 LONDON – Dubai’s Emirates Airline on Friday awarded a document engines deal...

Assad says Turkish support 'main factor' in Idlib takeover 1 Assad says Turkish help ‘fundamental issue’ in Idlib takeover

Friday 17 April, 2015 BEIRUT- Syrian President Bashar al-Assad stated Turkish army and logistical help was...

New Yemen VP says he hopes to avert Saudi invasion 2 New Yemen VP says he hopes to avert Saudi invasion

Friday 17 April, 2015 RIYADH/ADEN- Yemen’s newly-appointed Vice President Khaled Bahah, a extensively revered determine named...

All Black fly-half Slade indicators for Pau

New Zealand fly-half Colin Slade kicks the ball in Sydney on August 15, 2014. AFP

Monday thirteen April, 2015 PAU (FRANCE) – All Black fly-half Colin Slade has signed a 3-yr contract with More...

England flatten Blitzboks to win Tokyo Sevens

Sunday 05 April, 2015 TOKYO – England floored South Africa 21-14 in a battle of attrition to win the Tokyo Sevens..

Gladbach, Bayer post big wins in race for third

Saturday 04 April, 2015 BERLIN – Borussia Moenchengladbach and Bayer Leverkusen both posted big wins on Saturday as the battle for..

Lee Kuan Yew Singapore state funeral: LIVE REPORT

State funeral procession for late Singapore leader Lee Kuan Yew graphic (AFP Photo/)

Sunday 29 March, 2015 Hong Kong – 08:59 GMT – Last goodbye – WE ARE CLOSING AFP’S LIVE REPORT following More...

French Alps plane crash search: LIVE REPORT

Wednesday 25 March, 2015 Le Vernet (France) – 17:08 GMT – AFP IS CLOSING THIS LIVE REPORT on the investigation and..

French Alps Airbus crash: LIVE REPORT

Tuesday 24 March, 2015 Paris- 14:54 GMT – Eight minute nosedive – The Airbus A320 jet which crashed in the French..
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5 Things Everyone Should Know About Ramadan

Saturday, June 28, 2014 The Muslim observance of Ramadan begins this evening and ends a month later on Monday, July 28...
How Hillary Clinton led America to the Libyan Disaster 1

How Hillary Clinton led America to the Libyan Disaster

President Obama effectively gave his secretary of state a kind of veto power over the Libyan conflict and he did not..
Health workers with 'Doctors Without Borders' wear protective gear whilst working at an Ebola treatment centre in the Liberian capital Monrovia on January 27, 2015. AFp

MSF and WHO trade blame over slow global Ebola response

Monday 23 March, 2015 PARIS – A war of words broke out Monday between aid agency Doctors Without Borders and the..

Weather, Tripoli, Libya

69° Humidity: 75%
Clouds: 64%
Wind (SW): 24mph
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