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United Nations special envoy to Libya Bernardino Leon (R) walks following a meeting with members of the Libyan General National Congress, the parallel parliament backed by the Fajr Libya militia. (AFP/File)
March 03, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
Libya's internationally-recognized Tobruk-based parliament voted to re-enter UN peace negotiations between rival political groups.
General Khalifa Haftar had been loyal to Gaddafi, but defected in 2011 to oppose the Libyan leader. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 16:29 GMT
Former Libyan general Khalifa Haftar was appointed as army commander for the country's internationally-recognized government.
A Cairo court acquitted 12 minors arrested on charges of illegal protests on Jan. 25, marking the revolution's fourth anniversary. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 15:13 GMT
A Cairo court acquitted 12 minors arrested on charges of illegal protests on Jan. 25, marking the revolution's fourth anniversary.
Policy negotiations with Europe are underway as Turkey pushes to be a part of the EU. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 14:15 GMT
Policy negotiations with Europe are underway as Turkey pushes to be a part of the EU.
Egyptians carry their luggage as they walk to the Tunisian border from Libya in order to be evacuated to Egypt. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 13:33 GMT
Egyptian expats have been fleeing Libya by the thousands after Daesh released a video purportedly showing the mass execution of 21 Egyptian nationals.
Saudi consul to Aden, Abdullah al-Khalidi (Photo: Screenshot)
March 02, 2015 - 12:42 GMT
A Saudi diplomat was released after spending three years as an al-Qaeda hostage in Yemen.
The US is the only country using drones in Yemen. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
A US drone strike in the Markha district of Shabwa in southern Yemen killed three suspected members of al-Qaeda.
Egyptians walk carrying their belongings towards the Libyan side of the Ras Djir border crossing, on February 23, 2015 as they head to Tunisia for a flight evacuating them back to Cairo. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 07:25 GMT
Tunisian forces have enhanced their security presence along the entire border with Libya after Daesh released a video showing the beheading of 21 Egyptians.
March 02, 2015 - 05:30 GMT
"This is our war," King Abdullah said in an exclusive interview on CNN Sunday.
A car bomb that exploded in Hatay, Turkey, left 43 people dead in 2013. (AFP/File)
March 01, 2015 - 18:30 GMT
An official said the police patrol squad spotted a suspicious package placed under a car early Sunday.
Zaatari refugee camp is located in the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near Syrian border. (AFP/File)
March 01, 2015 - 15:08 GMT
The number of Syrians currently residing in Mafraq has reached 288,105, which is 88 percent higher the province's total population.