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Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi waits to meet with the European Parliament President at the Carthage Palace in Tunis on February 10, 2016. (AFP/Fethi Belaid)
February 11, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
EU Parliament President Martin Schulz has ruled out a military intervention in Libya, citing security concerns for Tunisia.
A woman takes part in a rally in memory of Italian student Giulio Regeni, on February 6, 2016. (AFP/Mohamed el-Shaed)
February 10, 2016 - 17:30 GMT
Egyptian investigators have tracked the last movements and calls made by Italian national and Cambridge PhD student Giulio Regeni.
The recently completed border fence is one of many new security updates for Tunisia. (Twitter)
February 10, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Tunisia is increasing military and security patrols at the Libyan border.
Nigerian police on patrol. (AFP/File)
February 10, 2016 - 05:30 GMT
Nigeria arrested multiple militants and is tightening security against people leaving to train in Libya.
Egypt's interior minister Magdy Abdel Ghaffar speaks during a press conference on February 8, 2016 in the capital Cairo. (AFP/Mostafa Abulezz)
February 09, 2016 - 06:46 GMT
“These accusations are totally unacceptable, and this is not Egyptian security policy at all," Egypt’s Interior Minister said.
Giulio Regini. (Twitter)
February 08, 2016 - 09:33 GMT
How does the Italian PhD student's death parallel the ongoing struggles in Egypt?
According to investigators Giulio Regeni had suffered
February 08, 2016 - 09:30 GMT
Cut, stabbed, burned and his neck broken, a new autopsy reveals the tortuous last moments of Italian student Giulio Regeni.
Aftermath of an airstrike dropped on eastern Libya. (Twitter)
February 07, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Airstrikes dropped by an unidentified warplane killed at least four people including a woman and her child.
Twitter users have posted images of the civilian damage in Libya. (Twitter)
February 07, 2016 - 12:25 GMT
An airstrike hit Dema, Libya and killed three.
The fence along the border. (Twitter)
February 07, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Tunisia has finished building a 250km barrier on the Libyan border.
Egyptian security stand guard outside the Zeinhom morgue in Cairo, where the body of Giulio Regeni, a 28-year-old Italian graduate student, is being held on February 4, 2016. (AFP/Mohamed el-Shahed)
February 05, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
The body of Italian national Giulio Regeni, discovered Thursday, showed signs of torture.
A US official says Daesh is on the rise in Libya. (AFP/Tauseef Mustafa)
February 05, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
A US official claims the number of Daesh militants in Iraq and Syria are falling, but rising in Libya.
The 28-year-old had been missing since January 25. (AFP/File)
February 04, 2016 - 19:02 GMT
Both Italy and Egypt will investigate the death of Italian student Giulio Regeni who was found dead and tortured on the outskirts of Cairo.
Egyptian leaving Libya in 2015. (AFP/File)
February 04, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Thirty-five Egyptian migrants, including women and children, will be allowed to leave Libya and return to Egypt.
A burning Libyan oil tanker, set ablaze by Daesh. (AFP/File)
February 04, 2016 - 11:30 GMT
Smugglers with illegal oil drilling tools tried to cross from Libya to Tunisia.
Giulio went missing on January 25, the anniversary of the 2011 uprising. (Twitter)
February 04, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
The Italian foreign ministry did not give any indication of how the student might have died or whether his body had been found.