Moammar Gadhafi

Soldiers loot Mali presidency after ousting leader

Soldiers looted the presidential palace Thursday of one of the few established democracies in this corner of Africa, hours after ousting Mali's president just one... Read more »

March 27, 2012

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AP Interview: Mali coup head dismisses countercoup

Mali's U.S.-trained coup leader said Saturday he is in control of the country, has no fears of a countercoup and wants peace talks with the rebels whose northern... Read more »

March 24, 2012

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Tuareg rebels take Mali town, threaten 3 more

Tuareg rebels on Friday threatened three strategic northern towns, including the famed ancient city of Timbuktu, as leaders of the two-month-old rebellion took... Read more »

March 23, 2012

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Niger arrests Tuareg rebel who fought for Gadhafi

A Tuareg rebel leader who belonged to Moammar Gadhafi's inner circle and who led the last Tuareg uprising in the West African nation was arrested overnight in Niger's... Read more »

March 21, 2012

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Syria blocks rallies to mark year of uprising

Syria's scattered opposition faced a harsh security crackdown Sunday aimed at preventing rallies marking one year since the first nationwide demonstrations of the... Read more »

March 18, 2012

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Mauritania arrests Gadhafi's spy chief

Mauritania on Saturday arrested Moammar Gadhafi's former intelligence chief, accused of attacking civilians during the uprising in Libya last year and the 1989 bombing... Read more »

March 17, 2012

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