Smoke rises in Egypt's North Sinai as seen from the border of southern Gaza Strip with Egypt July 1, 2015.  REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Egyptian army kills 25 militants in North Sinai: sources

Sunday 05 July, 2015 CAIRO- Egypt’s military launched air strikes and ground operations that killed 25 Islamist militants in North More...

Turkish soldiers stand guard near the Mursitpinar border gate in Suruc, bordering with the northern Kurdish town of Kobani, in Sanliurfa province, Turkey, June 26, 2015. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

On nervous border, Turks welcome army but fear incursion into Syria

Sunday 05 July, 2015 KARKAMIS, TURKEY- From his fields in Turkey, farmer Huseyin Ozdemir can see Islamist militants digging trenches More...

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani speaks during a joint news conference with his Croatian counterpart Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic in Kabul, May 10, 2015. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

Afghan leader refuses to be drawn into lynching sentences row

Sunday 05 July, 2015 KABUL – Afghan President Ashraf Ghani declined to intervene on Sunday in the case of four men convicted over More...

US Secretary of State John Kerry pauses as he listens to a question from a journalist after delivering a statement on the Iran talks in Vienna, on July 5, 2015. AFP

Now is the time to strike Iran deal, Kerry warns

Sunday 05 July, 2015 VIENNA – US Secretary of State John Kerry said Sunday it was “now time” to seal a historic nuclear deal More...

People sit near houses destroyed by a Saudi-led air strike in Yemen's capital Sanaa July 3, 2015. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

Saudi-led strikes kill 30 in northern Yemen, Houthis say

Sunday 05 July, 2015 SANAA- Air strikes by Saudi-led forces killed 30 civilians in an attack on a market in northern Yemen on Sunday, More...

A military vehicle is seen in Baiji, north of Baghdad, July 2, 2015.  REUTERS/Mushtaq Muhammed

Islamic State suicide bombers strike in Iraqi refinery town

Sunday 05 July, 2015 BAGHDAD- Islamic State suicide bombers and fighters attacked the center of Iraq’s northern oil refinery town More...

Rebel fighters walk on the rubble of destroyed buildings at a former research centre being used as a military barracks after they captured the complex, on July 4, 2015, on the western outskirts of Aleppo, Syria. AFP

Syria rebels battle regime in Aleppo operation

Sunday 05 July, 2015 BEIRUT – Two coalitions of Syrian rebels battled to advance in government-held western Aleppo on Saturday, More...

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Malta’s Home Affairs and National Security Ministry to collaborate more with Libya

Saturday 04 July, 2015 The Home Affairs and National Security Ministry is willing to collaborate with and provide services to the More...

Lawlessness in Libya poses real danger for Tunisia

Breeding ground for extremists

Saturday 04 July, 2015 TUNIS – Lawless Libya has become a magnet for radical militants who receive weapons training in jihadist camps before launching deadly attacks in other More...

Malta’s Home Affairs and National Security Ministry to collaborate more with Libya

Malta’s Home Affairs and National Security Ministry to collaborate more with Libya 1

Saturday 04 July, 2015 The Home Affairs and National Security Ministry is willing to collaborate with and provide services to the Libyan Internal Affairs Ministry in light of More...

ISIS militants have fled Libya to Egypt: official

Libya Dawn fighters look at Islamic State (IS) militant positions near Sirte March 19, 2015. Islamic State fighters became a major force last year in Derna, a jihadi bastion in Libya's east, and quickly spread to the biggest eastern city Benghazi, where they have conducted suicide bombings on streets divided among armed factions. By occupying Sirte over the past four months they have claimed a major city in the centre of the country, astride the coastal highway that links the east and west. Picture taken March 19, 2015. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic/File

Saturday 04 July, 2015 Cairo—Dozens of militants affiliated with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group have entered Egypt from Libya in recent months, security More...

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Turkish construction giant Tekfen sues Libya at International Court

Construction firm Tekfen İnşaat sues Libya due to the USD 89.93 million loss of business related to the cancellation of a water conveyance system project amidst the civil war More...

Tunisia allows export of 6 million litres of milk to Libya

Thursday 11 June, 2015 TUNIS – Tunisian milk producers are allowed to export 6 million tonnes of milk to the Libyan market ahead of Ramadan, Minister of Trade Ridha Lahouel More...

Press Release: Cameron and Sisi discuss situation in Libya

British Embassy In Cairo

Thursday 25 June, 2015 Press Release: Prime Minister David Cameron and President el-Sisi discuss the situation in Libya More...

Visa Inc. and Verifone Join Forces to Accelerate Omni Commerce Globally

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SAN FRANCISCO & SAN JOSE, Calif. – Thursday, June 4th 2015 [ME NewsWire] (BUSINESS WIRE)– Visa Inc. More...

Smoke rises in Egypt's North Sinai as seen from the border of southern Gaza Strip with Egypt July 1, 2015.  REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa Egyptian army kills 25 militants in North Sinai: sources

Sunday 05 July, 2015 CAIRO- Egypt’s military launched air strikes and ground operations that killed 25...

Turkish soldiers stand guard near the Mursitpinar border gate in Suruc, bordering with the northern Kurdish town of Kobani, in Sanliurfa province, Turkey, June 26, 2015. REUTERS/Murad Sezer On nervous border, Turks welcome army but fear incursion into Syria

Sunday 05 July, 2015 KARKAMIS, TURKEY- From his fields in Turkey, farmer Huseyin Ozdemir can see...

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani speaks during a joint news conference with his Croatian counterpart Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic in Kabul, May 10, 2015. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani Afghan leader refuses to be drawn into lynching sentences row

Sunday 05 July, 2015 KABUL – Afghan President Ashraf Ghani declined to intervene on Sunday in...

England’s ‘Lionesses’ showing their claws at Women’s World Cup

England midfielder Jill Scott celebrates as Canada defender Allysha Chapman (R) reacts to their loss during a quarterfinal football match at the 2015 Women's World Cup in Vancouver on June 27, 2015. aFP

Sunday 28 June, 2015 VANCOUVER – England’s “Lionesses” bared their claws once again as they brutally More...

England dump hosts Canada to reach semis at Women’s World Cup

Sunday 28 June, 2015 VANCOUVER – Early goals from Jodie Taylor and Lucy Bronze gave England their first ever spot in..

France confirms bid for 2023 Rugby World Cup

Saturday 27 June, 2015 PARIS – The French Rugby Federation (FFR) on Saturday confirmed that the country will bid to host..

Greek referendum: LIVE REPORT

Factfile on the Greek referendum

Sunday 05 July, 2015 ATHENS – 17:31 GMT – Debt has soared – Greece’s debt has shot up from 130 percent More...

Greek debt crisis: LIVE REPORT

Monday 29 June, 2015 Athens – 12:16 GMT – ATHENS CASTS DOUBT ON JUNCKER’S SINCERITY 12:15 GMT – Macedonian cash out..

Greek debt talks: LIVE REPORT

Thursday 25 June, 2015 BRUSSELS – 15:06 GMT – AFP IS NOW CLOSING the Live Report on the Greek debt talks..
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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...
A man points to a wall riddled with bullet holes in Misrata, in January 2015. Clashes had erupted between secular and Islamist forces in the past two months — Photo: Hamza Turkia/Xinhua/​ZUMA

Probing The Soul Of Misrata, Martyr Of Libyan Revolution

Sunday 28 June, 2015 MISRATA — It’s a strange city where 15-year-old kids can be seen jumping behind the wheel of..
Red cross workers wearing protective suits are seen carrying the body of an Ebola victim in Monrovia in January. AFP

Liberia announces two more confirmed Ebola cases

Wednesday 01 July, 2015 MONROVIA – Liberia said Wednesday a teenager who died of Ebola fever had spread the virus to..

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