Al Arabiya

By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Aug 19th, 2012
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Up to 31 people including at least one Sudanese minister were killed when a plane taking them to an Islamic festival crashed in the south of the country, an official and state media said on Sunday. The plane went down into mountains around Talodi, a town in the border state of South Kordofan, while b...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 12th, 2012
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Niamey – Niger will not extradite Saadi Gaddafi even though the son of the slain Libyan leader violated his asylum conditions with “subversive” comments in a television interview, officials said. “Our position remains the same – we will hand Saadi Gaddafi to a government...
By benim
In Libya
Sep 9th, 2011
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Cairo – Libyan rebels have set up special units to hunt down fugitive Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, Arab media reports said on Friday. According to Al Arabiya, the rebels have formed units of fighters to track down phone calls made by the former leader’s aides to try to locate where Gadd...
By benim
In Libya
Sep 1st, 2011
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Cairo – Libya’s Muammar Gaddafi called on his supporters to set Libya alight, vowed that his backers would not give up and said those against him were divided, Arabic news channels reported on Thursday. “Let there be a long fight and let Libya be engulfed in flames,” Gaddafi w...
By benim
In Libya
Sep 1st, 2011
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Muammar Gaddafi is in a desert town outside Tripoli planning a fight-back, a Libyan military chief said on Thursday, as Libya’s interim rulers conferred with world powers on reshaping a nation torn by 42 years of one-man rule and six months of war. Abdel Majid Mlegta, co-ordinator of the Tripol...
By benim
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Sep 1st, 2011
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Muammar Gaddafi’s sons clashed on the airwaves Wednesday, with one offering peace and another promising a ‘war of attrition’ as a final battle for control of Libya’s coast loomed. The conflicting messages were the latest evidence that the fallen leader was losing his grip on w...
By benim
In Libya
Sep 1st, 2011
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Triploi – Muammar Gaddafi’s son Seif al-Islam vowed on Wednesday to fight to the death, insisting nobody still loyal to the regime would surrender to the rebels. He said he was speaking from the suburbs of Tripoli and insisted his father was fine. Loyalist leaders, meeting in the Gaddafi ...
By benim
In Libya
Sep 1st, 2011
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Cairo – Two of the sons of the fugitive Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi have given very different statements to the press on their readiness to surrender, as the rebel forces appeared to have almost defeated loyalists. Al-Saadi Gaddafi reportedly called for an end to the bloodshed, and was prepar...
By benim
In Libya
Aug 24th, 2011
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A beleaguered Muammar Gaddafi vowed on Wednesday to fight on to death or victory after jubilant rebels forced him to abandon his Tripoli stronghold in an apparently decisive blow against the Libyan leader’s 42-year rule. Rebels ransacked Gaddafi’s Bab al-Aziziya bastion, seizing arms and ...
By benim
In Egypt
Jun 14th, 2011
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Egyptian Foreign Minister Nabil Elaraby on Monday told Iran not to meddle in the internal affairs of Gulf Arab states, saying that Cairo considers the security of fellow Arab countries “a red line”, or no-go area. Tensions between non-Arab Iran and its Gulf Arab neighbours have risen afte...