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
A Turkish national was killed late May 24 in a suicide bombing targeting a French restaurant in central Djibouti.
Europe is not the only place where sub-Saharan African migrants aim to start a new life.
JOS - Reuters
Back-to-back bomb blasts killed at least 118 people in a crowded business district of the central Nigerian city of Jos; Boko Haram appears to be the prime suspect of attack
TRIPOLI - Agence France-Presse
Armed groups attacked Libya's interim parliament and an air base in the east Sunday, adding to turmoil in the troubled country
TRIPOLI / BENGHAZI
Libya is sliding into a civil war as rival armed groups took position for or against a renegade general’s campaign to rid the country of jihadists.
BENGHAZI - Agence France-Presse
At least 79 people were killed and 141 others wounded in fierce clashes in eastern Libya between armed groups loyal to a rogue ex-general and Islamist militias
PRETORIA - Agence France-Presse
A South African judge on Tuesday ordered Oscar Pistorius to undergo up to 30 days of psychiatric tests to establish if he is "criminally responsible" for killing his girlfriend on Valentine's Day 2013
ABUJA - Agence France-Presse
Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan on Friday cancelled a visit to the hometown of more than 200 schoolgirls who were kidnapped by Islamic militants, sparking fresh criticism of his handling of the crisis.
ANKARA – Reuters
The flag that normally flies over the consul building in Libya's second city had been taken down according to a Reuters witness, but Turkish officials said staff had not been evacuated
MOMBASA, Kenya - Agence France-Presse
Hundreds of British tourists are being evacuated from beach resorts near Kenya's coastal city of Mombasa following new warnings of terror attacks, officials and tour operators said Friday.
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