Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Islamist groups seized the headquarters of the Libyan army's special forces in Libya's second city Benghazi after days of fighting, as a huge blaze raged at a fuel depot near the capital's airport
BUJUMBURA, Burundi - Agence France-Presse
At least 51 people perished in flooding and landslides in a night of torrential rain in the Burundi capital
BENGHAZI, Libya - Agence France-Presse
A blast rocked a primary school in Libya's restive second city Benghazi during playtime on Wednesday, wounding six children, security and medical officials said.
JOHANNESBURG - Reuters
South African rescuers have recovered eight bodies after a fire and rock fall at Harmony Gold's Doornkop mine near Johannesburg and one other miner remained missing,
TUNIS - Agence France-Presse
Tunisia's parliament on Wednesday approved a technocratic caretaker government tasked with leading the country out of a bruising political crisis and into fresh elections.
TRIPOLI - Agence France-Presse
Libya has completely destroyed the chemical arsenal it inherited from Moamer Kadhafi, Foreign Minister Mohamed Abdelaziz announced Tuesday.
TUNIS - Reuters
Tunisia's national assembly has approved a new Constitution for the country, three years after the uprising that toppled autocrat Zine El Abidine Ben Ali
JOHANNESBURG - Agence France-Presse
Nelson Mandela left portions of his roughly $4.1-million estate to his wife Graca Machel, family members, staff, schools and the ANC, according to a summary of his will released Monday.
JUBA - Agence France-Presse
South Sudanese rebels accused the army of attacking their positions Friday hours before a ceasefire deal agreed by the government and rebels comes into effect.
ADDIS ABABA – Anadolu Agency
Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu held a series of meetings with African leaders on the sidelines of the African Union summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
BANGUI/GENEVA - Reuters
A senior U.N. official warned of the risk of genocide in CAR without a more robust international response to communal bloodshed in which 20 people were killed
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