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August 27, 2015

Rescue workers assist struggling asylum seekers on an overcrowded boat headed for Europe. (AFP/File)
05:00 GMT
The bodies of 40 asylum seekers were found in the hold of a troubled boat off the coast of the Mediterranean on Wednesday.

August 16, 2015

Fighters from the Fajr Libya (Libya Dawn), an alliance of Islamist-backed militias, guard a checkpoint on the way into the city of Sirte, on February 18, 2015. (AFP/Mahmud Turkia)
14:10 GMT
Four members of a Salafist Muslim group fighting to purge Daesh militants from Sirte were executed and their bodies were displayed to the public.