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The group of migrants, prior to departure from Libya, suffered burn injuries from a gas cylinder explosion then were forced aboard a smuggler's boat without medical treatment.  (AFP/File)
April 18, 2015 - 10:29 GMT
The group of migrants, prior to departure from Libya, suffered burn injuries from a gas cylinder explosion then were forced aboard a smuggler's boat without medical treatment.
Tunisians gather in a rally against extremism outside Tunis' Bardo Museum, after a Daesh-claimed attack on the site in March left 23 people dead.  (AFP/Fethi Belaid)
April 18, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
Tunisia, the origin of 2,000 to 3,000 foreign militants in extremist groups, has launched a campaign against militant hopefuls.
After a search and rescue operation, the Italian coast guard said Wednesday it has found no survivors from a migrant boat that capsized off Libya's coast. (AFP/File)
April 15, 2015 - 15:23 GMT
After a search and rescue operation, the Italian coast guard said Wednesday it has found no survivors from a migrant boat that capsized off Libya's coast.
If confirmed, the shocking number of missing in Sunday's shipwreck would represent the worst migrant boat disaster off the Italian coast since 2013, when 366 migrants perished in a wreck just off the Italian island Lampedusa. (AFP/File)
April 15, 2015 - 07:21 GMT
400 people are still missing after a migrant boat with 550 aboard capsized Sunday, while nine bodies have been recovered and 144 survivors counted.
About 400 migrants are feared to have drowned after a boat capzied off the coast of Libya, BBC reported Tuesday. (AFP/File)
April 14, 2015 - 19:41 GMT
About 400 migrants are feared to have drowned after a boat capzied off the coast of Libya, BBC reported Tuesday.
Algerian Minister for Africa and Maghreb Affairs, Abdelkader Messahel, (L) speaks with United Nations Special Representative and Head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya, Bernardino Leon, as they take part in talks between Libya's rival factions, hosted in the Algerian capital, Algiers on April 13, 2015. (AFP/Farouk Batiche)
April 14, 2015 - 10:33 GMT
In a second round of peace talks, the UN strongly encouraged Libya's rival parties to form a national unity government.
Bullet holes from Thursday's attack at the South Korean embassy. (AFP/Mahmud Turkia)
April 13, 2015 - 06:21 GMT
Within a day after the fatal attack on the South Korean embassy in Tripoli, a bomb exploded near the gate of the Moroccan embassy.
A picture of the South Korean embassy in the Libyan capital Tripoli Sunday after gunmen opened fire and killed two guards. (AFP/Mahmud Turkia)
April 12, 2015 - 13:39 GMT
Gunmen killed two guards and injured another after they attacked the South Korean embassy in Libya's capital Sunday.
Tunisia's Minister of Interior, Lotfi Ben Jeddou, smiles with his French counterpart Bernard Cazeneuve in Tunis on Nov. 10, 2014. (AFP/File)
April 08, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
The president of Tunisia has signed several agreements to strengthen cooperation with France.
Tunisia soldiers hunt armed groups near the Algeria border. (AFP/File)
April 07, 2015 - 20:15 GMT
At least four Tunisian soldiers have been killed and six others wounded during an ambush by al-Qaeda-linked militants Tuesday.
Relatives of Egyptian Coptic Christians murdered by Isis militants in Libya react after hearing the news on February 16, 2015 in the village of Al-Awar in Egypt's southern province of Minya. (AFP/File)
April 07, 2015 - 17:05 GMT
Two Bangladeshi workers in Libya were released Tuesday after the extremists confirmed they were Muslims.