Convoy

By IndepthAfrica
In Ethiopia
Nov 12th, 2012
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Mogadishu — Heavy armed Al shabab fighters reportedly ambushed a military convoy carrying Ethiopian forces outside Baidoa, Somalia’s third largest city, 250 Km northwest Mogadishu. Local residents said Shells and gunfire heard around Awdinle, a small town just 15Km east of Baidoa following the ...
By benim
In Libya
Sep 8th, 2011
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Deposed Colonel Muammar Gaddafi has phoned a TV station vowing to defeat opposition forces and Nato – as a home video emerges of him playing with his family. Col Gaddafi said he was not giving up and that “resistance against the rats” would be escalated. His defiant battle cry came ...
By benim
In Libya
Sep 6th, 2011
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A convoy of 10 vehicles that crossed into Niger was carrying money taken from a branch of the Central Bank of Libya, a spokesperson for the ruling National Transitional Council (NTC) said on Tuesday. “They took the money from the central bank in Sirte,” Abdel Hafiz Ghoga, an NTC spokesper...
By benim
In Conflict/Tragedy
Apr 5th, 2011
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BREGA, Libya – An airstrike hit a convoy of Libyan military vehicles moving toward rebel lines outside the eastern oil port of Brega on Tuesday, rebels said as they regrouped outside the city. The regime, meanwhile, insisted Moammar Gadhafi won’t step down but said it is ready to discuss change...
By benim
In Conflict/Tragedy
Jan 7th, 2011
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SANAA, Yemen – Suspected al-Qaida fighters killed at least 17 Yemeni soldiers in a pair of ambushes in the country’s restive south on Friday, officials said. Both attacks took place near the town of Lawder in Abyan province, some 155 miles (250 kilometres) southeast of the capital of Sana...