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C.Africa ex-rebels fail to show up at peace talks

2014-07-22 12:51 in News

Delegates from Central Africa's ex-rebel group Seleka failed to show up for a second day of peace talks in Brazzaville seeking...

Clashes between Libyan army, Islamists kill 16

2014-07-22 07:32 in News

Sixteen people, most of them soldiers, have been killed and 81 injured in clashes between the Libyan army and Islamist fighters...

US condemns attack on Egyptian soldiers

2014-07-22 06:59 in News

The US has condemned a weekend attack on an Egyptian border checkpoint which left 21 soldiers dead, and vowed to keep up support...

Gaza: Ban urges cease-fire first, then details

2014-07-21 21:50 in News

The UN secretary general is urging Israel and Hamas to end the fighting in Gaza, then hold dialogue in a bid to reach a truce to...

27 dead in Sudan bus crash

2014-07-21 20:03 in News

Twenty-seven people have been killed in Sudan when a bus and a transport truck collided south of the capital Khartoum.

Kenya military Twitter account hacked

2014-07-21 19:08 in News

The Kenya military Twitter account has been hacked by a group alleging to be affiliated to Anonymous.

Emaciated children in looming South Sudan famine

2014-07-21 18:07 in News

A surge in the number of emaciated children arriving at a feeding centre in Leer, a muddy rebel-held town in South Sudan, points...

Cairo Gaza truce efforts intensify

2014-07-21 17:05 in News

World efforts to end two weeks of deadly violence in and around Gaza have stepped up a gear as the UN chief arrived in Cairo.

Filipino worker beheaded in Libya

2014-07-21 16:01 in News

The Philippines says a Filipino construction worker been kidnapped by militiamen in Libya has been beheaded by his captors.