Moammar Gadhafi

UN chief warns Syria crisis is getting worse

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Thursday the crisis in Syria is getting worse and claiming more lives every day even though President Bashar Assad's government... Read more »

April 5, 2012


Russia's FM warns against arming Syrian opposition

Russia's foreign minister warned other nations again Wednesday not to arm the Syrian opposition, saying it would only escalate hostilities. Read more »

April 4, 2012


Islamist group plants flag in Mali's Timbuktu

Residents said on Monday that the ominous black flag of an Islamist rebel faction is now flying over Mali's fabled city of Timbuktu, which over the weekend became the... Read more »

April 2, 2012


Mali rebels attack northern town in coup aftermath

Rebels on Saturday attacked Mali's strategic northern city of Gao, a day after they took the provincial capital of Kidal, witnesses and an official said. The move... Read more »

March 31, 2012


Clinton in Saudi Arabia for talks on Syria crisis

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton sought to work out a unified strategy on the crisis in Syria in talks with Saudi officials on Friday as further violence... Read more »

March 30, 2012


West Africa regional bloc seals borders with Mali

West Africa's regional bloc announced late Thursday that it is closing all land borders with Mali and freezing the nation's bank account in an effort to force mutinous... Read more »

March 29, 2012


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