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Merkel urges EU to find political solution in Libya

02 May, 2019

German Chancellor Angela Merkel stressed the importance of finding a political solution to Libya’s ongoing conflict.

Mauritania 'to execute' extremist killers of American priest

10 April, 2019

Three Salafis have been sentenced to death penalty for murdering an American priest in 2009.

War-torn Libya misses out on Africa Cup place

02 April, 2019

Burundi, Tanzania, Namibia and Kenya will all take to the AFCON field, while Israel and Turkey both got their Euro 2020 campaigns off to a flying start.

UN chief: Western Sahara settlement is possible

02 April, 2019

A solution to the decades-old conflict over Western Sahara is possible, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said.

North African rivals unite to get couscous UNESCO recognition

01 April, 2019

Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia and Mauritania have joined hands in a rare show of unity to have couscous named on a UNESCO cultural heritage list.

Mauritanian anti-slavery activist runs for presidential election

26 March, 2019

Mauritanian anti-slavery activist Biram Dah Abeid has declared that he will run for the next presidential election taking place in few months.

Libyan supporters of Gaddafi-era intelligence chief protest in Tripoli

24 March, 2019

Abdullah al-Senussi was one of the most senior figures in the Gaddafi regime.

UN to hold new round of Western Sahara talks

19 March, 2019

A second round of talks on ending the Western Sahara conflict will be held in Switzerland this week.

Western Sahara talks to be held in March: UN

05 March, 2019

A UN envoy is moving ahead with plans to hold a second round of talks this month on settling the decades-old conflict in Western Sahara, the UN spokesman said Tuesday.

Burkina Faso forces kill 146 militants after village massacre

05 February, 2019

Burkina Faso's army responded to a massacre in a village by launching an operation that killed 146 jihadis.

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