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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.

Mauritania president: 'No problem shutting down social media'

23 January, 2019

President Ould Abdel Aziz says social media represents a 'threat to the country's security'.

Qatar boost bonds with Lebanon with $500 million investment

21 January, 2019

Qatar is making a comeback in the Levant, with the emir visiting Beirut for an Arab summit boycotted by most regional leaders, and investing $500 million investment in Lebanon's bonds.

Qatar pledges $50m for youth jobs at Lebanon summit

20 January, 2019

Qatar has pledged $50 million to create jobs for young people in the Middle East at an Arab economic summit in Lebanon, local newspaper al-Sharq reported.

Lebanon calls for Syrian refugees’ return at Arab summit

20 January, 2019

Qatar’s ruler attended the summit, which has been marred by divisions over readmitting Syria to the Arab League.

Qatar emir attends Arab economic summit in Lebanon

20 January, 2019

Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani arrived in Beirut on Sunday and left after attending the opening session of the Arab Economic and Social Development Summit (AESD), Lebanese state media reported.

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