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Landmark Libya peace conference begins in Berlin

BERLIN World leaders gathered in Berlin on Sunday to discuss ways to achieve a lasting cease-fire and a political solution to the longstanding Libyan conflict. German Chancellor Angela Merkel and UN...

Haftar promises to respect Libya cease-fire initiative

BERLIN Libya’s renegade commander Khalifa Haftar has promised to respect a cease-fire initiative by Turkey and Russia, following his meeting with German foreign minister in Benghazi on Thursday. In a Twitter...

Media body decries Egypt’s raid on Anadolu Agency

ISTANBUL An Istanbul-based press association condemned Wednesday a police raid on Anadolu Agency's office in Cairo and the detention of its employees. "We hereby condemn the Egyptian government and demand that...

Anadolu Agency condemns raid of office in Cairo

ANKARA Anadolu Agency condemned on Wednesday a raid on its office in Egypt's capital Cairo and the detention of employees.  "We strongly condemn Egypt's police raid to Anadolu Agency Cairo Office,"...

'Turkey’s priority in Libya end of clashes, cease-fire'

ANKARA Turkey mainly cares for the immediate end of clashes and announcement of cease-fire in Libya, said the presidential spokesman on Tuesday. “Turkey’s priority in Libya is the halt of clashes...

Arab-African alliance announced in Riyadh

RIYADH Saudi Arabia on Monday announced the establishment of the Council of Arab and African States bordering the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden. Saudi Foreign Minister Faisal bin Farhan Al...

Libya: One killed in Haftar airstrike on Mitiga airport

TRIPOLI One person was killed in an airstrike by eastern Libyan forces on Tripoli's Mitiga airport on Sunday, according to a government spokesman. The attack targeted the main gate of the...

Al-Shabaab militants attack joint Kenya-US base

NAIROBI, Kenya Somalia-based al-Qaeda-linked al-Shabaab militants on Sunday attacked a U.S.-Kenya military base located in the coastal town of Lamu, the Kenyan military confirmed. Kenyan defense forces announced it had successfully...

Turkey condemns airstrikes on military school in Libya

ANKARA Turkey on Sunday "strongly condemned" an airstrike on a military school in the south of the Libyan capital of Tripoli by jets loyal to renegade military commander Khalifa Haftar. At...

Libya gov't calls for halting Haftar attacks in Tripoli

TRIPOLI Libya's UN-recognized government on Sunday called for international action to halt attacks by eastern Libyan forces on civilians in the capital Tripoli. At least 30 students were killed and dozens...

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World should vow non-interference in Libya: UN chief

BERLIN The UN chief on Sunday urged world powers and regional actors not to interfere in Libya's internal affairs, calling for stronger support for efforts...

Libya: Haftar forces block key route for exports

TRIPOLI, Libya Groups loyal to Libyan warlord Khalifa Haftar are illegally blocking oil from the country’s largest oilfield from being transported to one of its...

6.4 magnitude earthquake hits northwest China

BEIJING  A 6.4 magnitude earthquake hit the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region in northwestern China on Sunday, according to China's Earthquake Networks Center. The quake was reported...

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